18 July 2018
A new analysis reveals that it takes an average of 118 days for court-appointed bailiffs to remove tenants from private homes after bringing a claim to court.
18 July 2018
The pressure group Generation Rent has joined forces with other critics of the private rental sector to demand an end to Section 21 evictions and further limitations on the new three year tenancies favoured by the government.
06 July 2018
Well-respected London lettings agent and former ARLA president Lucy Morton is the latest key figure to pour cold water on government plans to make the standard private rental sector tenancy for three years.
03 July 2018
A consumer group which conducted 30 undercover viewings in five different UK cities claims letting agents are showing potential tenants around mouldy properties and not informing them about important safety details.
28 June 2018
Tenants, landlords and buy to let investors are the targets for new online rental guides introduced by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government and now available on the government’s official website.
25 June 2018
The chief executive of franchise giant Belvoir says government interference in the lettings sector will be to blame for higher rent in the future.
22 June 2018
A head tenant who changed the locks on a property that was illegally sublet to no fewer than 35 men has been jailed for 16 weeks.
12 June 2018
41% of tenants create ‘issues’ – and leave £210 of repairs when they go
17 May 2018
Tenants massively ignorant of health and safety in their homes
24 April 2018
Pets more important than parking when it comes to renters choosing homes