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Landlord faces investigation

12 August, 20150 Comments
A landlord is facing an investigation for allegedly charging £500 a month to rent a ‘bedroom’ with only space for a mat on the floor after officers from Newham Council visited the property in East Ham on Monday. Newham council have a compulsory licensing scheme in place, whereby landlords now have to register who is
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Is “rent to buy” cashing in on poverty?

09 April, 20140 Comments
Today the BBC have reported on a growing number of people who are turning to companies that offer weekly rental services to buy household items when money is tight. Companies such as Brighthouse, which allow weekly payment instalments over a number of months or years to buy items, have grown rapidly since the economic downturn.
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