12 September 2019
The Liberal Democrat conference, which begins on Saturday, is to debate a resolution calling for the scrapping of Section 21 – precisely the same as the government is proposing.
09 September 2019
Housing minister Esther McVey has hinted that the government may finally decide as soon as next month on whether to introduce longer minimum period as part of reforms to the Assured Shorthand Tenancy system.
05 July 2019
Tenants on state benefits could be the ‘biggest casualties’ of the government’s ‘ill-thought-out’ plans to scrap the Section 21 evictions process, according to the National Landlords Association (NLA).
21 May 2019
Only one in six private landlords say they would support the Conservatives in an election according to a new poll.
21 May 2019
There’s been another call on the government to rethink its plans to change the Section 21 eviction process.
21 March 2019
Another think-tank has come up with reforms which it wants the government to make to the private rental sector – and its chief objective is to introduce four year standard tenancy durations.
22 January 2019
A warning has been issued to lettings agents to review tenancy agreements to see if they are fit for purpose when the fees ban takes effect in June – and in particular to minimise any impact on Section 21 notices.
06 July 2018
Two senior London politicians are backing a campaign to scrap the powers of agents and landlords to evict tenants under Section 21 of the Housing Act 1998.
06 March 2018
Court case shows agents must be scrupulous in issuing paperwork to tenants
21 February 2018
Tonight’s BBC Panorama to investigate controversial Section 21 evictions