Press releases

Chancellor must act to tackle rent debt crisis

A joint statement by The Big Issue Ride Out Recession Alliance, Crisis, Citizens Advice, Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Money Advice Trust, The Mortgage Works, National Residential Landlords Association, Nationwide Building Society, Propertymark, StepChange Debt Charity and Shelter.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 18/02/2021
Chancellor must act to tackle rent debt crisis

Green Homes Grant Scheme in urgent need of change say landlords

NRLA responds to concerns raised by the Environmental Audit Select Committee today on the Government's Green Homes Grant scheme.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 17/02/2021
Green Homes Grant Scheme in urgent need of change say landlords

Government needs to get a grip of Covid rent crisis

The Government needs to get a grip and do something about the debt crisis renters and landlords are now facing. A package of hardship loans and grants is needed as a matter of urgency.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 14/02/2021
Government needs to get a grip of Covid rent crisis

Eviction surge warning unfounded, new data suggests

Warnings of a surge of evictions following the partial lifting of the repossessions ban in September last year have proved to be unfounded according to government figures released today.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 11/02/2021
Eviction surge warning unfounded, new data suggests

Capital gains tax hike would freeze rental market

PROPOSALS to increase Capital Gains Tax (CGT) would freeze the rental housing market making it less responsive to tenant demand.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 10/02/2021
Capital gains tax hike would freeze rental market

Renters Face Supply Crisis

The Chancellor needs to end a tax on new homes in the Budget or risk a supply crisis in the rental housing market landlords are warning. The NRLA is calling on the Chancellor to scrap the three per cent stamp duty levy on the purchase of homes to rent where landlords invest in properties that add to the net supply of housing.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 05/02/2021
Renters Face Supply Crisis

Ministers Need To Support All Renters Not Just Students

The NRLA responds to today's announcement of an extra 50 million pounds of financial support for students in England.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 02/02/2021
Ministers Need To Support All Renters Not Just Students

NRLA launches podcast

The NRLA is launching a new podcast "Listen Up Landlords" to bring you the very best information, insight and analysis when it comes to renting homes, along with practical advice on how to make the best of your properties.

Industry News Rhianna Abrey 29/01/2021
NRLA launches podcast

Rent Smart Wales fails accountability and transparency tests

An 'accountability deficit' exists within Rent Smart Wales, the nation's registration and licensing authority for the private rented sector, according to a report published by the NRLA today.

Industry News Calum Davies 11/01/2021
Rent Smart Wales fails accountability and transparency tests

Landlords react to extension of Wales eviction ban

The Welsh Government have announced that the suspension on eviction enforcement - due to end on 11 January - will be extended to the end of March 2021. The Welsh Government will review this every three weeks.

Industry News Calum Davies 08/01/2021
Landlords react to extension of Wales eviction ban