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
24 May 2018
Agents invited to provide last-minute views on the Tenant Fees Bill
23 April 2018
Regulation red tape means landlords can’t cope alone, survey shows
19 April 2017
Financial penalties totalling £37,000 were handed out in the first eight months of the Right to Rent scheme’s roll-out across England.
12 February 2016
The Association of Residential Letting Agents wants the government to allocate more spending and greater political priority to housing, after new research showing many people will have to rent for far longer than expected before being able to buy a home.
18 November 2015
With the Immigration Act 2014 and its obligations to check all tenants have a right to rent coming into force across all of England from February 1, many agents are getting concerned about what they will need to do.
09 November 2015
The government is proposing a national minimum bedroom size and a re-defining of what constitutes a House in Multiple Occupation in the latest example of increased regulation over the private rental sector in England.
02 October 2015
Eviction specialists at Landlord Action are raising concerns as to whether there are sufficient resources, especially at local council level, to meet the demands of the new Section 21 legislation that came into effect yesterday.
29 September 2015
Up to one in four landlords are failing to provide their tenants with written tenancy agreements, according to a survey by flat sharing website EasyRoommate.
24 September 2015
The government has confirmed that its new Section 21 regulations will come into effect on October 1 despite a high-profile hitch in drafting the legislation.