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Swindon businesses join forces to help residential landlords

Ashley CainResidential landlords in Swindon are being given access to free advice from industry experts at an event next month.

The Landlords Evening has been organised by Moovahome in conjunction with Optimum Professional Services, Optimum Solicitors, Gary Price Mortgages, and Swindon Council to answer landlords' questions about housing legislation, tax implications, the state of the current rental market, and Swindon Council's plans for housing in the coming years.

Iain Mason, head of legal services at Optimum Solicitors, will explore Capital Gains Tax, Stamp Duty Changes, EPC changes that are planned for the marketplace.

Gary Price of Gary Price Mortgages will discuss the latest products, the things lenders are looking for and give feedback on the current rates that are available for Buy To Let.

Richard Mathews of Optimum Professional Services will explore the financial considerations landlords need to be making ahead of new taxation changes that about to be introduced. He will also discuss other key areas of planning that will help landlords to be tax efficient, such as incorporate wills into their plans.

Nick Kemmett of Swindon Council will be explaining the exciting plans that Swindon Council have for the area, as well as discussing the changes to possessions from the council's perspective.

And Ali Newnham and Ashley Cain of Moovahome will discuss the current market place including House in Multiple Occupation standards, with a view to getting properties ready for the market and achieving the highest rental possible.

The event takes place at Swindon Marriott Hotel, Pipers Way, Swindon SN3 1SH on Tuesday, July 16 from 6.45pm until 8.15pm.

For more information, or to book a place, visit www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/moovahome-landlord-evening-swindon-16th-july-2019-645pm-tickets-62950642065