Rental growth in Britain nearly doubled to 1.1% in February 2019, driven by a 2.4% year on year rise in Greater London rents, according to the latest lettings index.
Plan will address ‘power imbalance’ and insecurity of rentals, says shadow minister
Legislation due to become law on 20th March may have unintended consequences, says Residential Landlords Association.
The ban on letting fees in England and a cap on tenancy deposits is set to save renters at least £240 million a year, or up to £70 per household, according to the Ministry of Housing.
Rental growth in the private rented sector in Britain slowed in the 12 months to January 2019, overall up by just 0.6%, according to the latest index.
Mark Drakeford confirms 'very likely' date for legislation to go live during meeting at student's union in Cardiff.
A ban on Section 21, the process where landlords start an eviction, could have a negative impact on the private rented sector, new research suggests.
The number of tenants in the UK’s private rented sector experiencing rent increases fell for the fourth month running in December but letting agents expect challenges ahead for the sector.
New research reveals the number of tenants in the private rented sector who leave their home before they are ready to as a result of a change in ownership.
The number of people living in rented accommodation in London has been growing for years. Private renters now outnumber mortgaged home owners in the capital.
The UK is to get a new housing complaints resolution service so that both home owners and tenants know where to go when things go wrong, it has been announced.
People renting a home in London are getting younger and now spend nearly a third of their income on rent at a time when rents are rising, according to a new analysis.
Yorkshire records biggest percentage decline but signs emerge rents are rising again
Tenants are being offered schemes that do away with the need for large amounts upfront
Tenant fees in the private rented sector in England are set to be banned in under five months time with the new law coming into effect on 01 June this year.
Rents in the UK increased by 1.5% in the 12 months to December 2018 to an average of £921 per month, the latest lettings index shows.
The number of people renting a home aged 35 to 54 has risen by 15% in the last three years as they struggle to get a mortgage, according to new research.
Renters need better deal to prevent another Grenfell disaster, says the Social Housing Commission
Right to Rent is creating a hostile atmosphere in the UK’s private rented sector with more landlords refusing to consider renting to non-British nationals, including citizens from the European Union.
Legislation sponsored by Labour MP Karen Buck now set to come into force in late March after passing final parliamentary hurdle.
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