Number of landlords quitting Buy-to-Let market increases by 25%

Research from ARLA (The Association of Residential Lettings Agents) Propertymark suggests that the number of landlords quitting the Buy-to-Let sector is increasing, with a 25% rise in the last month. Changes to stamp duty and tax relief are continuing to cool the market, with a survey showing that four landlords per branch sold up in March, up from three in February. The survey, conducted by Opinium Research consisted of 331 member branches, and was carried out in April. The rise to four landlords per branch selling up is the highest number since ...