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£10m Tenant Hardship Loan Fund coming this autumn to help Scottish renters
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£10m Tenant Hardship Loan Fund coming this autumn to help Scottish renters

The Scottish Government also confirmed their plans to extend emergency legislation protection against evictions to March 2021 but campaigners warn of financial hardship down the line

Eviction ban extended until end of August to protect renters hit by Covid-19
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Eviction ban extended until end of August to protect renters hit by Covid-19

Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick announced the extension on Friday evening after campaigners warned of a looming evictions crisis

Private renters are spending £11bn a year more than they can afford on rent
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Private renters are spending £11bn a year more than they can afford on rent

Shelter’s latest research reveals “the real cost of renting” with families forking out £425 a month more than they can reasonably pay to keep a roof over their head

Private renters who need a social home are skipping meals to get by
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Private renters who need a social home are skipping meals to get by

Sadiq Khan is calling for the power to bring rents down in London
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Sadiq Khan is calling for the power to bring rents down in London

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Rightmove is following the crowd in banning ‘No DSS’ adverts
Housing

Rightmove is following the crowd in banning ‘No DSS’ adverts

Government to scrap ‘no-fault’ evictions to boost private renters
Housing

Government to scrap ‘no-fault’ evictions to boost private renters

Online property giant Zoopla is removing ‘No DSS’ from adverts on its sites
Housing

Online property giant Zoopla is removing ‘No DSS’ from adverts on its sites

MPs are considering scrapping the section 21 ‘no fault’ eviction law
Housing

MPs are considering scrapping the section 21 ‘no fault’ eviction law

Private rented properties should undergo a ‘Property MOT’
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Private rented properties should undergo a ‘Property MOT’

Almost half of tenants face revenge eviction for complaining
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Almost half of tenants face revenge eviction for complaining