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A sex toy, a giant python and glowing swear words - all left by tenants...

Wednesday 16th October 2019

Giant glow-in-the-dark swear words, a sex toy and a pet python are among some of the items that students left in their accommodation when they moved out over the summer, according…

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UPAD have today closed their virtually doors

Monday 14th October 2019

We are very sorry to here that online agency UPAD have today closed their virtually doors. This must be…

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RLA claims scrapping Section 21 'dead on arrival' as consultation closes tomorrow

Friday 11th October 2019

The Residential Landlords Association (RLA) has submitted its response to the government's consultation on scrapping Section 21 evictions, which closes tomorrow at 11.45pm. The organisation says the government's proposals…

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Blow to Labour Right To Buy plan - most tenants don’t want to own

Tuesday 24th September 2019

The majority of the UK's private renters don't want to purchase a home according to new research, coming just as the Labour party is considering giving tenants the right to buy. Landbay, the specialist buy to let lender, says…

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SCRAPPING SECTION 21 WILL TRIGGER A RISE IN HOMELESSNESS, IT IS SUGGESTED

Monday 23rd September 2019

The abolition of Section 21, and subsequent expansion of Section 8, could put thousands of tenants at greater risk of…

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LANDLORD ORGANISATIONS ANNOUNCE PLANS TO MERGE

Wednesday 18th September 2019

Two major landlord organisations are planning to join together in a move they believe will give the private rented sector a stronger voice on a…

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Housing minister hints at longer minimum length for tenancies again

Tuesday 17th September 2019

Housing minister Esther McVey has hinted heavily that the Government will introduce regulations to introduce a longer minimum tenancy period for renters as part of its proposed reforms of…

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Rents Reach Record High in the UK for Third Month in a Row

Friday 13th September 2019

Rents in the UK's private rented sector increased to a record high in July for a third consecutive month, the latest figures from letting agents shows. ARLA Propertymark's July Private Rented Sector (PRS) report shows that…

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NUMBER OF DEALS AVAILABLE TO FIRST-TIME LANDLORDS HAS ‘BOOMED TO A RECORD HIGH

Thursday 4th July 2019

The choice of first-time landlord buy-to-let products has increased to an all-time high, according to the latest research from Moneyfacts.co.uk. The data…

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CALL FOR RIGHT TO RENT POLICY TO BE SCRAPPED IN THE UK

Wednesday 26th June 2019

The next British Prime Minister is being urged to scrap the controversial Right to Rent scheme, with a coalition of organisations pointing out that the High Court…

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