18 February 2020
A trade group’s submission to the Treasury ahead of next month’s Budget includes a call for the new Chancellor to slash Capital Gains Tax for landlords who sell their properties directly to their tenants.
14 February 2020
The government has failed the private rental sector says the Residential Landlords Association.
15 November 2019
The appeal by Labour’s Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to be given powers to introduce rent controls have been dealt a critical blow, according to a trade body.
04 November 2019
One of the industry’s leading trade bodies has revealed that the number of laws creating an obligation on landlords in the private rental sector has soared 32 per cent in just nine years.
31 October 2019
One of the leading lettings sector trade bodies has unveiled what it describes as “a positive vision for the private rented sector” ahead of the General Election.
11 September 2019
The government has been criticised yet again for what is described as its “incoherent” approach to the private rental sector.
11 July 2019
Both sides of the Right To Rent debate are squaring up for their latest court battle.
18 June 2019
A call by Shelter for England to adopt Scotland’s model of indefinite tenancies in the private rented sector has been attacked by a lettings trade group.
07 June 2019
A trade body has hit out at government policy following a think tank’s claims that young people are less mobile because of high rents.
14 May 2019
Housing minister Heather Wheeler has pledged that the government will make changes to the court repossession process alongside its plans to scrap the Section 21 evictions process.