10 October 2019
Two housing charities have called for the government to invest more in housing benefit so it rises in line with private rental growth.
09 October 2019
A landlord has been fined almost £2,500 for breaching an improvement notice issued by Cambridge City Council.
02 October 2019
The number of tenants experiencing rent rises following the introduction of the Tenant Fees Act continued its upward curve in August.
06 September 2019
As the row over Labour’s proposal rumbles on the think tank Centre for Policy Studies – which has previously argued that landlords should be incentivised to sell to tenants – called the new plan “a damaging and distorted version” of its own idea.
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).
16 May 2019
An analysis of the rental market in England has revealed a dramatic drop in the number of EU nationals taking up tenancies across the country over the past year.
14 March 2019
A new study claims one in three Britons would be happy renting for the rest of their lives – but the downside is that they expect more tenants’ rights in return.
08 March 2019
New research from Zoopla suggests that parking sits firmly at the top of requirements for renters – but with pet-friendly facilities a growing expectation.
06 February 2019
The government has published an independent assessment of its Tenants Fees Bill proposal – the ban on fees levied by letting agents on tenants in England and Wales.
16 January 2019
Government confirms date for Tenant Fees Ban