Regional news

The important regional news stories affecting landlords in England and Wales, including news of licensing consultations and schemes and the NRLA's latest responses to these.

Demand for rental housing in Yorkshire and The Humber highest in England and Wales

Demand for private rented housing in Yorkshire and The Humber is the highest in England and Wales according to a new survey for the National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA).

Regional News Rhianna Abrey 03/09/2021
Demand for rental housing in Yorkshire and The Humber highest in England and Wales

New findings show South West has third highest demand for private rented housing in England

Demand for private rented housing in the South West is the third highest in England according to a new survey for the National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA).

Regional News Rhianna Abrey 03/09/2021
New findings show South West has third highest demand for private rented housing in England

Supply of rented housing in the South East not meeting demand

Demand for private rented housing in the South East is the second highest in England according to a new survey for the National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA).

Regional News Rhianna Abrey 03/09/2021
Supply of rented housing in the South East not meeting demand

Leeds landlords-are you a member of Leeds rental standard scheme?

Do you have properties in Leeds? If so, you may be interested in, or already a member of, the Leeds Rental Standard Scheme. The scheme offers a large number of benefits for landlords with properties in the Leeds City Council area, and requires details of your NRLA membership for you to benefit from inclusion.

Regional News Victoria Barker 05/04/2021
Leeds landlords-are you a member of Leeds rental standard scheme?

Licensing: Respond to current licensing consultations

The NRLA is urging landlords to make their views heard on plans to introduce licensing schemes in a number of towns and cities across the country. To help members learn more about consultations, the NRLA has developed a toolkit exclusive for members.

Regional News Victoria Barker 04/03/2021
Licensing: Respond to current licensing consultations

Licensing: Respond to current consultations in your area

Landlords are being urged to respond to licensing consultations that affect them. Some of the councils currently consulting on licensing schemes include Manchester City Council and Newcastle City Council. NRLA members can learn more about how to respond to consultations that affect them by logging into the NRLA's licensing toolkit.

Regional News Victoria Barker 21/01/2021
Licensing: Respond to current consultations in your area

Coventry Council ignoring Government Covid-19 guidelines

Landlords have accused Coventry Council of being irresponsible for ignoring government coronavirus guidelines by going ahead with plans to implement a licensing scheme for private rented housing.

Regional News Victoria Barker 15/04/2020
Coventry Council ignoring Government Covid-19 guidelines

Birmingham to introduce city wide Article 4 direction

Landlords who want to convert family homes in Birmingham into small HMOs will need to submit planning applications to do so under new plans revealed by the city council.

Regional News Sally Walmsley 11/06/2019
Birmingham to introduce city wide Article 4 direction

Salford landlords urged to respond to borough wide licensing plans

Landlords with rental properties in Salford are being urged to have their say on plans to introduce a borough wide additional licensing scheme in the city.

Regional News Victoria Barker 14/10/2020
Salford landlords urged to respond to borough wide licensing plans

Landlords urged to respond to local licensing consultations

The NRLA is urging landlords to respond to local authority licensing consultations.

Regional News Victoria Barker 19/08/2020
Landlords urged to respond to local licensing consultations