Expert opinion and insight

Expert opinion and explainer pieces, written by our Chief Executive, members our policy team as well as other experts from across the housing sector.

There is more than one way to seek possession

Mike Morgan, Legal Division Manager at Hamilton Fraser explains more about the Property Redress Scheme tenancy mediation service and the benefits of mediation.

Insights and Opinions Mike Morgan 27/09/2021
There is more than one way to seek possession

Wales: Universal Credit and the impact of the pandemic

Our Welsh Policy Officer, Tim Thomas, looks at the impact Covid has had on tenants in receipt of welfare and benefits and what support is being offered to both landlords and tenants to keep tenancies going.

Insights and Opinions Tim Thomas 17/09/2021
Wales: Universal Credit and the impact of the pandemic

A Quick Guide to Tenancy Deposit Protection for New Landlords

Sandy Bastin of NRLA deposit partner TDS shares all you need to know about deposits when starting out on your buy-to-let journey.

Insights and Opinions Sandy Bastin 16/09/2021
A Quick Guide to Tenancy Deposit Protection for New Landlords

Things are moving in the right direction

Paul Shamplina of Landlord Action on the changes the sector has seen over the last eighteen months, landlords' reactions to them and the importance of mediation.

Insights and Opinions Paul Shamplina 06/09/2021
Things are moving in the right direction

Are your tenants asking you for breathing space?

Insights and Opinions Mike Morgan 24/08/2021
Are your tenants asking you for breathing space?

Why landlords should think about price per square foot

Michael Dent, founder of Property Data writes about why landlords should consider price per square foot.

Insights and Opinions Michael Dent 10/08/2021
Why landlords should think about price per square foot

What is next for energy efficiency in the private rented sector?

With the Green Homes Grant scheme scrapped early, landlords have been left asking what is next for energy efficiency in the sector. As deadlines for ambitious targets loom ever closer, campaigns officer Alexandra Williams takes a look at NRLA recommendations for workable solutions.

Insights and Opinions Alexandra Williams 05/08/2021
What is next for energy efficiency in the private rented sector?

Funding adaptations: Who picks up the bill?

Dave Eldridge from Foundations outlines funding for adapting properties and addresses landlords concerns about the potential loss of rental income when works are underway.

Insights and Opinions Dave Eldridge 04/08/2021
Funding adaptations: Who picks up the bill?

Buy-to-let market update August 2021

Welcome to Buy to Let Market, a column aimed at providing you with recent criteria and product updates within the Buy to Let lending markets. Written by Doug Hall, of NRLA mortgage partners 3mc.

Insights and Opinions Doug Hall 02/08/2021
Buy-to-let market update August 2021

There is light at the end of every tunnel

Mike Morgan, legal division manager at Hamilton Fraser writes about the benefits of mediation.

Insights and Opinions Mike Morgan 20/07/2021
There is light at the end of every tunnel