Renting

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Sadiq Khan to campaign for London rent controls in 2020 reelection bid

Sadiq Khan to campaign for London rent controls in 2020 reelection bid

Sadiq Khan to campaign for London rent controls in 2020 reelection bid

London Mayor Sadiq Khan will look into ways to cap rents in London as part of his reelection campaign

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

Landlords boycott stores over their support for homeless charity Shelter

Landlords boycott stores over their support for homeless charity Shelter

Landlords boycott stores over their support for homeless charity Shelter

Landlords are boycotting B&Q and M&S over their support for homeless charity Shelter, which they say is taking part in a “campaign of negativity”.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Sir Vince Cable: '500% council tax charge for homeowners who leave houses empty'

Sir Vince Cable: '500% council tax charge for homeowners who leave houses empty'

Sir Vince Cable: '500% council tax charge for homeowners who leave houses empty'

The Liberal Democrat leader says charging homeowners for leaving properties empty is necessary to tackle the housing crisis

Monday, June 11, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Right to Buy scheme under threat unless councils get funds for social housing

Right to Buy scheme under threat unless councils receive funds to build more social housing

Right to Buy scheme under threat unless councils get funds for social housing

The Right to Buy scheme, which allows social housing tenants to buy their house at a discounted rate, has been shown to be selling houses at a faster rate than they're being built

Friday, May 11, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

Press coverage of millenials is very 'misguided', says 42-year-old renter

Press coverage of millenials is very 'misguided', says 42-year-old renter

For the last twenty years Heidi and her husband have been renting, with the option for buying a house something they hadn’t even contemplated.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Labour's right to pets: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

Labour's right to pets: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

Renting: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

The Residential Landlords Association says property, neighbours and location need to be considered before allowing pets

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

'The government missed a golden opportunity to regulate letting agents', says independent property advisor

'The government missed a golden opportunity to regulate letting agents', says independent property advisor

'The government missed a golden opportunity to regulate letting agents'

Philip Hammond announced in his autumn statement that letting agents in England will be banned from charging fees to tenants, moving the cost to landlords instead