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19th April 2011
Caroline Lucas, the leader of the Green Party and MP for Brighton Pavilion has criticized the government's "green deal" and claims that it doesn’t go far enough to tackle poorly insulated privately rented accommodation. Under the terms of the currently proposed law, from 2015 tenants in accommodation rated E or... ... more »
18th April 2011
The average rent rose by 0.4% in March as landlords enjoyed a surge in demand from would-be first-time buyers struggling to make a purchase, the LSL Property Services buy to let index has found. The increase to approximately £685 a month marks the second month in a row that prices have... ... more »
13th April 2011
my|deposits has welcomed new letting agents, who have joined the tenancy deposit protection scheme. The agents, which include Andrews Letting and Management, Townends Lettings and Management and The Letmore Group, will now use my|deposits to protect all deposits on behalf of their landlord clients. ... more »
12th April 2011
For years we treated our homes like cash machines, borrowing against their rising value and then using the unlocked money to splash out on new conservatories, cars and expensive holidays. Now, as seems appropriate in this age of austerity, we are "reloading the ATM", and repaying mortgage debt like never before.... ... more »
7th April 2011
Social housing tenants in England could be given money to maintain their homes. The government says it wants to reward tenants who take pride in looking after their homes, by giving them control over their repairs budget It says housing associations and councils spend £1,000 per property a year on repairs -... ... more »