26 February 2020
Demand for rental properties in January increased to the highest level on record with 88 prospective tenants registered per lettings agency branch compared to 56 the previous month.
13 February 2020
The Association of Residential Letting Agents has made an uncompromising set of demands on the government, asking it to implement a series of pro-private rental sector policies at next month’s Budget.
13 February 2020
Agents have come out fighting against a proposal being considered in one part of the UK to triple the time to remove a tenant via the eviction process from two to six months.
31 January 2020
Nearly half a million properties could be removed from the long-term lettings market as disenchanted landlords move to short-lets.
29 January 2020
The Association of Residential Letting Agents says the number of tenants successfully negotiating rent reductions has hit an all time low – another likely manifestation of landlords’ resolve after the fees ban.
23 December 2019
An overwhelming proportion of letting agents – 84 per cent – say rents will rise next year, well up on the 65 per cent saying the same thing 12 months ago.
02 October 2019
The number of tenants experiencing rent rises following the introduction of the Tenant Fees Act continued its upward curve in August.
12 September 2019
The Association of Residential Lettings Agents is urging member agents and the industry to ensure it is up to date with how Right To Rent is likely to work on November 1 – that’s assuming the UK leaves the European Union the day before.
26 September 2018
The Association of Residential Letting Agents has released details of its response to the government’s official consultation on possible three year tenancies in the private rental sector – and ARLA says now is not the time to introduce such a change.
19 September 2018
ARLA’s reminder says that where a mandatory HMO licence has been applied for, and granted, before October 1 this year, the licence will commence on October 1