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Charity warns letting agents to ignore ‘No DSS’ court decision at their peril

Last month, a judge at York County Court found that the practice of turning away applicants…

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Northern Ireland agents ignoring tenant fee ban

Calls have been made in Northern Ireland for enforcement action against agents reportedly charging tenants illegal…

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UK retailers protected from ‘aggressive rent collection’

A temporary ban has been imposed on commercial landlords in the UK from initiating legal action…

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Calls for extension to safety certificates amid COVID-19 pandemic

The validity of all gas and electrical safety certificates should be extended by six months because…

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Two out of five UK renters struggling with payments

New figures released by market research company, Opinium, have revealed that almost half of UK renters…

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UK lenders scrapping home loan deals

UK lenders are effectively pulling out of mortgage deals for first time borrowers as the Coronavirus…


Landlords advised to plan for next six months as repossession proceedings are scrapped

Landlords have been advised that they may have to wait until the end of the year…

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Government advises agents that repairs and maintenance work can continue

The UK Government has confirmed that maintenance on rental homes can continue during the Coronavirus crisis….