Thousands of landlords are facing an uncertain future. Coronavirus has caused viewings to grind to a halt and some tenants to lose their jobs, meaning they may struggle to pay rent.
Many buy-to-let owners are confused about what their obligations are to tenants at the moment and what financial support they can claim to stop their income from drying up during the pandemic.
Here we answer some key questions affecting the rental market, from whether landlord insurance covers coronavirus to when running a buy-to-let counts as being self-employed.
Do you still have to undertake maintenance work?
Landlords’ repair obligations have