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Blog: How landlords can support the resettlement of Afghan nationals into the UK?

Many of us have been greatly affected by the sight of Afghan nationals attempting to flee their country following its takeover by the new Taliban government.

Helpful Tips Tim Thomas 26/10/2021
Blog: How landlords can support the resettlement of Afghan nationals into the UK?

Landlord Confidence Index (LCI) no.11: 2021 Q3

The Quarter 3 survey of landlord confidence shows an increase above the previous quarter's then-record level of confidence. This quarter, it has been an increase in confidence among landlords with London-based portfolio which has propelled the index. HOWEVER - confidence is still negative across the country (with the exception of the South West which recorded the first ever 'neutral' score).

Landlord Confidence Index Nick Clay 25/10/2021
Landlord Confidence Index (LCI) no.11: 2021 Q3

NRLA launches new commercial partnership with leading electricals retailer AO

The NRLA today announces that it has agreed a new commercial partnership with leading online electricals retailer, AO.

Industry News Sam Hunter 25/10/2021
NRLA launches new commercial partnership with leading electricals retailer AO

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

BREAKING: NRLA campaigning secures £65m Covid fund

A £65 million fund to cover rent arrears built during the Covid-19 pandemic has been announced today, following months of NRLA campaigning. The cash will be given to councils in England to support low-income earners in rent arrears - with payments expected to be made directly to landlords.

Industry News Sally Walmsley 23/10/2021
BREAKING: NRLA campaigning secures £65m Covid fund

NRLA magazine scoops top industry award

The NRLA is celebrating yet again after members' magazine Property was named Trade Magazine of the Year at the Property Press Awards this week. Ben and the team received the award from property expert, TV's Phil Spencer in a ceremony at London Museum on Wednesday.

Industry News Sally Walmsley 22/10/2021
NRLA magazine scoops top industry award

"One size fits all" approach to retrofitting nation's homes risks widening economic inequality, warns new research

Today marks the new launch of a report, authored by leading think tank Localis and sponsored by the NRLA, entitled 'Lagging behind: energy efficiency in low-viability properties'.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 21/10/2021
"One size fits all" approach to retrofitting nation's homes risks widening economic inequality, warns new research

Clarity Needed on Rental Housing Energy Efficiency Measures, says NRLA

A piecemeal approach risks undermining efforts to improve the energy efficiency of the private rented sector, according to the NRLA.

Industry News Sam Hunter 20/10/2021
Clarity Needed on Rental Housing Energy Efficiency Measures, says NRLA

Smart Meter Awareness Week: What landlords need to know

This week is the inaugural Smart Meter Awareness Week. The week, organised by Smart Energy GB, aims to raise awareness and understanding of smart meters within the private rented sector.

Helpful Tips Victoria Barker 19/10/2021
Smart Meter Awareness Week: What landlords need to know

NRLA celebrates awards success

The NRLA has won two awards at the prestigious Association Excellence Awards, with its magazine and Covid response singled out for praise. Property picked up the Bronze award for Best Association Magazine (over 25,000 circulation) and Best Lobbying Campaign or Advancement of a Cause during Covid-19 at the Association Excellence Awards.

Industry News Sally Walmsley 15/10/2021
NRLA celebrates awards success