26 June 2018
The conclusions of a new think tank analysing the private rental sector are “fundamentally wrong” according to a trade body.
10 January 2017
A Tory MP who is also a buy-to-let landlord has voiced concerns over his own party’s plans to introduce a ban on letting agent fees charged to tenants.
29 January 2016
All letting agents in England are reminded that as from Monday (February 1) they will have to perform Right to Rent checks on all prospective tenants.
15 January 2016
At least 72 of the Tory MPs who voted against an amendment to ensure their rental homes are fit for human habitation are themselves private landlords.
13 January 2016
A Tory MP has warned that Right to Buy could be extended to tenants of private landlords.
16 November 2015
The head of a landlords’ association has warned the Conservative government not to demonise buy to let investors who typically have only one property – and are likely to be Tory supporters anyway, at least until now.
16 July 2015
A Tory MP has called for the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Comittee to intervene in buy-to-let “as soon as possible.”
09 June 2015
Labour MP Emma Reynolds has tabled no fewer than 16 questions in the Commons about the extension of Right to Buy to housing association tenants.