Planning Permission Changes: What’s New?

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There’s been a lot of changes to the property industry recently as the government tries to inject life into the economy. From Boris’ “build, build, build” to the new planning permission changes it’s clear that property is on the government’s radar.

Planning permission laws and regulations have been updated to make it easier for property owners to make changes or redevelop their homes or investments. They’ll come into effect in September, making now the perfect time to get thinking about how you can use them to your advantage.

What’s happening?

What the new planning permission changes mean to landlords and Investors?

Any updates to existing properties can bring significant benefits to owners. These changes are great for Investors looking to improve their portfolio with new investments/properties but also increasing yields on current properties.

Reasons to improve:

While these changes are exciting, before you get started you should always check with your local authority before any work begins. Find your local authority.

Speak to the Property Management Specialists

If you don’t have the time to fully get to grips with the new laws and legislations of managing a property, don’t worry. That’s what we’re here for! We can give you solid advice on how to maximise your property value, how to increase your returns and how best to take advantage of the new changes.

With over 30 years of industry knowledge and a dedicated Compliance team, we’ll be able to provide you with everything you need to know. Head over to our Landlord Services page to find out more.