Press releases

Landlords will work with new government on rental reform

In the wake of the news that the Labour Party has won a significant majority following the 2024 general election, the NRLA has issued a statement congratulating Labour on its election to office.

NRLA Communications Team 05/07/2024
Landlords will work with new government on rental reform

Landlords and tenants need certainty on rental reform

The NRLA, along with BPF, Grainger PLC, and Leaders Romans Group, has issued a joint statement calling on the next government to pass the Renters (Reform) Bill as a matter of 'urgency'.

Industry News NRLA Communications Team 01/07/2024
Landlords and tenants need certainty on rental reform

Renters and landlords face chronic uncertainty amid silence from parties on housing benefits crisis

With the general election campaign in full swing, the NRLA calls on each of the UK's major political parties to clarify their position with respect to the future of housing benefit rates.

Campaigns NRLA Communications Team 27/06/2024
Renters and landlords face chronic uncertainty amid silence from parties on housing benefits crisis

Rental reform undermined by lack of choice for tenants

A lack of choice for private renters about where they can live will undermine plans set out by many of the UK’s major political parties to reform the rental market.

Industry News NRLA Communications Team 18/06/2024
Rental reform undermined by lack of choice for tenants

NRLA launches partnership with SDL Property Auctions

The NRLA today confirms a new partnership with SDL Property Auctions, an award-winning auctioneer which specialises in helping users to sell a wide range of residential and commercial properties – both tenanted and vacant – across the UK.

Partners and Suppliers NRLA Communications Team 17/06/2024
NRLA launches partnership with SDL Property Auctions

Labour plans to end section 21 must work for renters and responsible landlords

Following the launch of the Labour Party’s 2024 general election manifesto, the NRLA has issued a statement setting out its position with regards to Labour's proposals for the private rented sector.

Industry News NRLA Communications Team 13/06/2024
Labour plans to end section 21 must work for renters and responsible landlords

Conservative plans do nothing to address shortage of homes to rent

Following the launch of the Conservative Party’s 2024 general election manifesto, the NRLA has issued its response to the document’s various proposals for the housing market.

Industry News NRLA Communications Team 11/06/2024
Conservative plans do nothing to address shortage of homes to rent

Councils failing to inspect potentially hazardous housing

The National Residential Landlords Association today publishes data provided by local authorities under the Freedom of Information Act which reveals that, between 2021 and 2023, only a third of complaints raised by renters resulted in an HHSRS inspection.

Insights and Opinions NRLA Communications Team 06/06/2024
Councils failing to inspect potentially hazardous housing

Goodlord integrates with Safe2 to boost property compliance

We are pleased to announce that lettings technology platform Goodlord has opted to partner with Safe2 - the leading provider of property safety certificates which was recently acquired by the NRLA.

Industry News NRLA Communications Team 30/05/2024
Goodlord integrates with Safe2 to boost property compliance

Welsh private rented sector makes £1.6 bn contribution to UK economy, says new report

The Welsh private rented sector (PRS) makes a gross value added (GVA) contribution of £1.6 bn to the UK economy, according to a new report produced by professional services firm PwC for the NRLA and Paragon Bank.

Regional News NRLA Communications Team 30/05/2024
Welsh private rented sector makes £1.6 bn contribution to UK economy, says new report