private rented housing

private rented housing

Growing need for longer tenancies

RLA – Landlords are meeting the growing need for longer tenancies

18 February, 20160 Comments
Independent Government figures released today show landlords are meeting the growing need for longer tenancies in private rented housing due to the increase of children in rental housing. According to the English Housing Survey for 2014-15, over the past ten years the proportion of private rented households with dependent children has increased from 30% in
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Accurate tenant referencing and landlord communication is the way forward

03 February, 20140 Comments
With the impending welfare reform via Universal Credit, legislation to tackle illegal immigration, more landlord Licensing schemes being implemented and stories such as Landlord Fergus Wilson’s recently hitting the headlines; landlords and letting agents need to realise the severe implications if they continue to go about their business without the means of accurate and thorough
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Longer-term tenancies and predictable rents…?

11 December, 20120 Comments
The Labour Party have called on private landlords to offer longer-term tenancies and predictable rents, to enable families to plan their finances more effectively. In the policy review document launched yesterday, entitled Private rented housing: providing stability and affordability for renters and families, Labour argues that the private sector should give stability and financial certainty
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