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Possessions procedure to change when courts reopen

NRLA policy director Chris Norris explains the changes to Civil Procedure rules announced by Government today

Breaking News Chris Norris 17/07/2020
Possessions procedure to change when courts reopen

Blanket benefit ban ruled unlawful

Landlords are being reminded they should not have blanket policies that discriminate against benefits claimants. It comes after a judge has ruled "No DSS" blanket policy unlawful, after a mother was rejected by a lettings agency.

Breaking News Sally Walmsley 14/07/2020
Blanket benefit ban ruled unlawful

Landlords refute Shelter evictions claims

Landlords have responded to new research by Shelter on rent arrears due to Covid-19, saying that they will do all they can to sustain tenancies.

Breaking News Sally Walmsley 06/07/2020
Landlords refute Shelter evictions claims