Monthly Archives: April 2021

improve safety of private rented homes

Councils called on to help improve safety of private rented homes

Ahead of the local elections, Generation Rent is calling on councils to commit to serving improvement notices every time they find …

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affordable student rental accommodation

Coastal universities with most affordable student rental accommodation

Research by student accommodation platform UniHomes has found the coastal university cities with the most affordable rent prices. The platform’s …

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Where to find London’s cheapest 2 bedroom rental properties

London tenants seeing ‘more manageable’ rent prices during pandemic

London has become a more affordable place to rent during the pandemic, according to research by London lettings and estate …

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England eviction ban

Only 2% of illegal evictions result in prosecution, Generation Rent analysis shows

Candidates for police commissioner in England and Wales are being urged to tackle illegal eviction as analysis from Generation Rent …

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House Price Index

Government UK House Price Index shows annual growth but month-on-month standstill

The latest Government UK House Price Index has been released, showing an average annual increase of 8.6% for February 2021. …

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private tenants are in rent arrears

Government statistics show 353,000 private tenants in rent arrears at end of 2020

Yesterday (21st April 2021) new statistics from the Government were released showing that almost one in five private renters in England are …

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