Housing Act

All change for landlords and letting agents!

Why is 1 October 2015 so significant? It is a key date for anyone involved in the rented property sector in England as new legislation, which makes fundamental changes to the law relating to assured shorthold tenancies, comes into force. In this post I am going to...

Section 13 rent increases hit the headlines again

In this post I am going to look at the recent case Helena Partnerships Limited v. Brown [2015] UKUT 324 (LC), which is of relevance to a significant number of registered providers of social housing who use the National Housing Federation model assured tenancy...