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Concern grows that rise in holiday lets is depriving communities of much-needed housing
Renting

Concern grows that rise in holiday lets is depriving communities of much-needed housing

With a sharp rise in short term holiday lets, housing in some areas is becoming increasingly scarce.

Scottish government accused of failing tenants by voting down rent freeze
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Scottish government accused of failing tenants by voting down rent freeze

A Scottish Labour bid to freeze soaring rents for two years was rejected despite warnings that tenants will be pushed into poverty.

Three quarters of Brits back rent controls to solve England’s housing crisis
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Three quarters of Brits back rent controls to solve England’s housing crisis

A new Ipsos poll finds a lack of affordable homes and surging house prices are the biggest housing problems facing Britain today.

Rents in the UK are rising at the highest rate for 14 years. Will they keep going up?
Renting

Rents in the UK are rising at the highest rate for 14 years. Will they keep going up?

What is the Renters Reform Bill and how will it change things for renters?
Renting

What is the Renters Reform Bill and how will it change things for renters?

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Renters Reform Bill: Government unveils plans to help renters
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Renters Reform Bill: Government unveils plans to help renters

Social landlords could face unlimited fines and ‘Ofsted-style’ inspections under new Social Housing Bill
Social housing

Social landlords could face unlimited fines and ‘Ofsted-style’ inspections under new Social Housing Bill

These pensioners are on a rent strike over surging service charges
RENTING

These pensioners are on a rent strike over surging service charges

40% of landlords say they would not rent out their property to people on benefits
Renting

40% of landlords say they would not rent out their property to people on benefits

‘They wanted pet rent’: Intense competition for a home leaves renters facing extraordinary demands
Renting

‘They wanted pet rent’: Intense competition for a home leaves renters facing extraordinary demands

The number of ‘no-fault’ evictions being handed out to renters is now 30% higher than pre-Covid
Renting

The number of ‘no-fault’ evictions being handed out to renters is now 30% higher than pre-Covid

5 ways to get help if you’re in a dispute with your landlord
Renting

5 ways to get help if you’re in a dispute with your landlord

Michael Gove promises Renters’ Reform Bill will deliver ‘new deal for renters’
Renting

Michael Gove promises Renters’ Reform Bill will deliver ‘new deal for renters’

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What should you do if you receive an eviction notice?
Evictions

What should you do if you receive an eviction notice?

Section 21 notice: What is a no-fault eviction? Why are they being scrapped?
Renting

Section 21 notice: What is a no-fault eviction? Why are they being scrapped?

Landlords are giving out ‘no-fault eviction’ notices every 7 minutes
Renting

Landlords are giving out ‘no-fault eviction’ notices every 7 minutes

Tenants ‘attacked’ outside London estate agent during eviction protest
Renting

Tenants ‘attacked’ outside London estate agent during eviction protest

Rented homes that pose a serious threat to health cost the NHS £340m a year
Renting

Rented homes that pose a serious threat to health cost the NHS £340m a year

Renters to hold protests across England this weekend over ‘broken system’
Renting

Renters to hold protests across England this weekend over ‘broken system’

Your energy bills could still rise even if they are included in your rent
Energy crisis

Your energy bills could still rise even if they are included in your rent

Five things the government is doing to tackle rogue landlords
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Five things the government is doing to tackle rogue landlords

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Rents are rising at the fastest rate for five years
Renting

Rents are rising at the fastest rate for five years

Sadiq Khan demands tougher punishment for London’s ‘rogue’ landlords
Housing

Sadiq Khan demands tougher punishment for London’s ‘rogue’ landlords

We need to stand up for future generations, not snipe and sneer at them
Paul McNamee

We need to stand up for future generations, not snipe and sneer at them

Rents are rising at ‘the fastest rate on record’
Renting

Rents are rising at ‘the fastest rate on record’

Landlords want to rebrand as ‘small housing providers’ because they feel ‘vilified’
Housing

Landlords want to rebrand as ‘small housing providers’ because they feel ‘vilified’

‘They’re making people homeless’: Over a hundred in London are facing a Christmas eviction
Renting

‘They’re making people homeless’: Over a hundred in London are facing a Christmas eviction

Manchester City fans can now get housing advice at home games
Activism

Manchester City fans can now get housing advice at home games

Find out how many people in your area faced eviction during Covid
Evictions

Find out how many people in your area faced eviction during Covid

One no-fault eviction every 32 minutes this winter unless evictions ban returns
Renting

One no-fault eviction every 32 minutes this winter unless evictions ban returns

How we could avoid the looming homelessness crisis – and save billions at the same time
Stop Mass Homelessness

How we could avoid the looming homelessness crisis – and save billions at the same time

Homelessness could cost the government £2.6bn a year without action
Stop Mass Homelessness

Homelessness could cost the government £2.6bn a year without action

Rent increases hit 13-year high as people flock back to cities
Renting

Rent increases hit 13-year high as people flock back to cities

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