It’s time for rent controls

There's a momentary chance to push the Scottish government into introducing rent controls. It's important not to miss it. In lots of countries, there exist laws to limit how much landlords can charge in rent or...

Britain’s Great Land Grab

As property tycoons assembled at MIPIM, the world's biggest property trade show and made property deals worth billions of pounds Unite members and other housing campaign groups joined forces to demand an end ...
UK House Prices Rise as Rent Hits an All Time High

Rent Hits an All Time High

Reuters Renting a property across England and Wales has now hit an all-time high as average residential rents reached £768 per month . According to the latest LSL Property Services' Buy-to-Let Index from...
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Ask your MP to save the date…

Last year, 200,000 renters were the victim of a revenge eviction – kicked out just for complaining about poor or dangerous conditions. The worst bit? That’s not even illegal. Join Shelter in trying to...