The majority (66%) of landlords expect house prices to rise in 2021 as the world starts to return to a new normal, research from Accommodation.co.uk has found.
Three quarters (76%) are still keen to seek urban opportunities over rural ones, despite reports of people leaving cities due to the pandemic.
Aaron Short, founder and chief executive at Accommodation.co.uk, said: “We are always listening to our landlords and tenants to ensure our proposition remains current and reflects the needs of the market and this is why the National Landlord Index remains so important.
“Understanding how landlords perceive the market and what impact COVID and Brexit are having will determine the shape of the future lettings market.
“It is great to see landlords positive about the market this year and this certainly mirrors the growth we have seen.”
This post has originally been featured in Property Wire.