Private Rented Sector

Landlords urged to let tenants have cats as owners who move into rented properties are forced to give up their pets

Cats Protection is calling on landlords to give their tenants the opportunity to share their rented accommodation with a cat.

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Draft Bill to ban tenants’ fees will ‘make renting fairer’

The government is introducing a draft Bill to Parliament today to ban letting fees for tenants in England.

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Londoners look elsewhere for cheaper rent

Rents have continued to go up in September, but at a fairly slow pace. Increases range from 1.1% to 2.1%, depending on which rental tracker you follow.

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Buy a house at auction for the price of a Ford Fiesta

Bid at auction and you can buy a property for the price of a three-door hatchback, according to new research by HouseSimple.com.

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A quarter of households will rent privately by 2021

Almost 5.8 million households – or 24% – will be renting privately in the UK by 2021, up from around 5 million households today.

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