28 January 2020
One of the country’s top law groups has backed government moves to scrap Section 21.
16 January 2020
London courts are failing to cope with the volume of landlord repossession cases according to a trade body.
17 December 2019
Number 10 briefings to the national media suggest that the scrapping of Section 21 – long talked about by the previous Conservative government – will be one of four key measures to be announced in Thursday’s Queen’s Speech.
28 November 2019
A roundtable discussion of rental industry leaders has produced a recommendation for the mandatory regulation of lettings agents.
14 November 2019
Another think tank has come up with proposals to scrap Section 21 eviction powers and cap rents – and it also doesn’t hold back saying what it thinks of the private rental sector in general.
14 November 2019
The normally-sedate Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has issued an unusually stark warning to government, telling it to “stop meddling” in the private rental sector.
12 November 2019
The government and local authorities run by all political parties are keen to advocate measures to curb rogue letting agents and landlords – but there is another side to the story.
08 November 2019
Citizens Advice wants the next government to radically alter the private rental sector in favour of tenants.
04 November 2019
A collective of activist renter groups has set out a manifesto of what it wants from the winner of next month’s General Election.
01 November 2019
One of the industry’s leading trade groups has repeated a warning to the Conservatives that they cannot rely on the votes of landlords.