Press releases

Landlords welcome plan to end homelessness

Landlords in Wales have welcomed the Government's announcement of a new £30 million funding pot as part of a plan to end homelessness. Local authorities are expected to be able to use this funding to support a nationwide private rented sector leasing scheme.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 30/11/2021
Landlords welcome plan to end homelessness

Demand for rental housing at record high

Demand for private rental housing is at an all time high according to new research being published by the National Residential Landlords Association.

Industry News Sam Hunter 26/11/2021
Demand for rental housing at record high

NRLA partners with Viewber

The National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA) has announced the start of a new commercial partnership with Viewber, a provider of cutting-edge services to landlord, investors and letting agents.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 22/11/2021
NRLA partners with Viewber

Use of 'no explanation' repossessions plummeting says official data

The number of repossession cases in the courts involving landlords using Section 21, 'no explanation' notices has plummeted over the past two years.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 22/11/2021
Use of 'no explanation' repossessions plummeting says official data

Research lays bare failure to tackle criminal landlords

TWO thirds of English councils have prosecuted no landlords for offences related to standards in or the management of private rented housing over the last three years.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 12/11/2021
Research lays bare failure to tackle criminal landlords

Private landlords forced to rely on savings to cover lost rental income

Today the NRLA releases figures from research conducted with BVA/BDRC which reveals the extent to which private landlords have been forced to rely on their own savings to cover rental losses incurred as a result of the pandemic.

Industry News Sam Hunter 05/11/2021
Private landlords forced to rely on savings to cover lost rental income

Budget benefit changes welcome but not enough say Landlords

Responding to the announcement in the Budget that the Universal Credit taper will be cut from 63 to 55 per cent from 1st December 2021, Ben Beadle, Chief Executive of the National Residential Landlords Association, said:

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 28/10/2021
Budget benefit changes welcome but not enough say Landlords

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

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

"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