News relating to the private rented sector from both England and Wales, affecting landlords.
Section 21 should not be scrapped until Section 8 is reformed and a new specialist housing court is created, a new report published this week has warned.
The Lettings Industry Councils (TLIC) Beyond Section 21 report was commissioned following the Government consultation on axing Section 21, which ran last year and received more than 20,000 responses.
A new report published by the Work and Pensions Select Committee recommends a number of changes to the Universal Credit system.
The NRLA Wales has today launched its campaign for political parties to commit to expanding the evidence base for housing by introducing a Welsh Housing Survey (WHS). The call comes as the Senedd is in the process of passing its fourth Bill affecting the private rented sector in six years without any comprehensive, government-commissioned data set for housing to support good policy making.
A nationwide lockdown is returning to Wales following an announcement made today by First Minister Mark Drakeford MS, with some implications for the private rented sector (PRS) when it comes to house moves and viewings. The lockdown will come into force at 6pm on Friday 23 October and last until Monday 9 November.
This month the Government introduced Green Homes Grants for homeowners and landlords, but these apply to England only. In this blog NRLA policy officer Tim Thomas writes about the support available for landlords in Wales.
The NRLA is a step closer to securing changes to the possession reform Bill currently progressing through the Senedd after the Welsh GovernmentÂ accepted NRLA proposals.
The NRLA is urging landlords to respond to local authority licensing consultations.
Almost two thirds of private landlords in England and Wales expect their rental business to be negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic according to new research.
The NRLA has renewed calls for a financial support package for landlords and tenants in the wake of the Chancellorâ€™s announcement on furlough schemes in local lockdown areas.