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One-bed flat rents rise sharply

A significant increase in one-bed rents has been seen in recent months.

22 Oct 2015
One-bed flat rents rise sharply
Majority of tenants 'happy with their landlord'

Most UK tenants are happy with their current rental deal.

01 Oct 2015
Majority of tenants 'happy with their landlord'
Uncertain future for buy-to-let

An uncertain future awaits the UK buy-to-let industry, the CML believes.

22 Sep 2015
Uncertain future for buy-to-let
Government plans to cut housing benefit for young people

New proposals could exclude the under-22s from housing benefit.

12 Aug 2015
Government plans to cut housing benefit for young people
Crackdown on illegal immigrants in rented sector

Tough new sentences for landlords that harbour illegal immigrants.

04 Aug 2015
Crackdown on illegal immigrants in rented sector
Half of tenants experienced problems this year

Many tenants of rented properties are facing some serious problems with their home.

16 Jul 2015
Half of tenants experienced problems this year
Landlords reveal rising tenant demand

Landlords across the UK have seen a considerable rise in tenant demand in recent months.

30 Jun 2015
Landlords reveal rising tenant demand
Rental increases for majority of tenants

Tenants across the UK are witnessing an increase in rental costs.

11 Jun 2015
Rental increases for majority of tenants
Landlords' 'demand for semis increasing'

Landlords across the UK are on the lookout for more semi-detached properties.

12 May 2015
Landlords' 'demand for semis increasing'
Renters rue rushed lettings

Many renters regret their decision to sign up to tenancy agreements for their current property.

16 Apr 2015
Renters rue rushed lettings
£10m homes boost for London

Funding for the delivery of thousands of new homes has been announced in London.

15 Jan 2015
£10m homes boost for London
Multi-billion pound investment in properties for rent

A massive investment in new rental properties has been announced by the government.

12 Dec 2014
Multi-billion pound investment in properties for rent
Third of renters 'failing to insure'

Millions of UK renters do not have insurance for their belongings.

25 Nov 2014
Third of renters 'failing to insure'
Tenant demand growing in buy-to-let sector

Tenant demand in the UK continues to increase, new figures have revealed.

10 Nov 2014
Tenant demand growing in buy-to-let sector
Significant growth in buy-to-let lending

Annual growth in buy-to-let lending has been announced by Paragon.

24 Jul 2014
Significant growth in buy-to-let lending
Tenant demand 'continues to rise'

Landlords are witnessing increasing levels of demand for their homes.

21 Jul 2014
Tenant demand 'continues to rise'
Half of tenants feel 'ripped off' by landlords

A significant proportion of tenants are wary of dealing with landlords.

15 Jul 2014
Half of tenants feel 'ripped off' by landlords
Millions of homeowners 'plan short-term lets'

Millions of homeowners are planning to let at least one room in their property this year.

26 Jun 2014
Millions of homeowners 'plan short-term lets'
Tenants offered rental rights advice

New guidance providing information about their rights to private rented sector tenants has been published by the government.

12 Jun 2014
Tenants offered rental rights advice
Salford housing deal announced

Homes across Salford are to benefit from improvements.

02 Jun 2014
Salford housing deal announced
Fees transparency for rental sector

New proposals to bring about full disclosure on fees within the letting agents sector have been announced by the government.

13 May 2014
Fees transparency for rental sector
Build to Rent funding for 6 UK towns

Some £8.7 million has been earmarked for six UK towns.

31 Mar 2014
Build to Rent funding for 6 UK towns
HCA announces second Build to Rent shortlist

Thousands of new rented homes are to be built across the UK over the coming months.

05 Mar 2014
HCA announces second Build to Rent shortlist
Average lifetime costs for renters revealed

The average cost of renting before buying has been highlighted by Santander.

19 Feb 2014
Average lifetime costs for renters revealed
Private rental prices rose last year

Average rental prices grew across Britain during the course of 2013.

27 Jan 2014
Private rental prices rose last year
Landlords 'prepared to help troubled tenants'

Many landlords will go a long way to ensure their tenants' issues get resolved.

22 Jan 2014
Landlords 'prepared to help troubled tenants'
'Generation rent' must not be forgotten

A generation of renters is growing in the UK and the CBI feels more support is needed for this group.

17 Jan 2014
'Generation rent' must not be forgotten
Renting 'more affordable than buying' in most of London

Renting is cheaper than buying in 23 of the 32 London boroughs.

20 Nov 2013
Renting 'more affordable than buying' in most of London
Rents rise but tenant arrears fall

Arrears have dropped despite rents hitting an all-time high

18 Nov 2013
Rents rise but tenant arrears fall
Landlords not concerned by Help to Buy

A study has revealed most landlords do not think they will be affected by the Help to Buy scheme.

18 Nov 2013
Landlords not concerned by Help to Buy
PRS rents to grow 21 per cent by 2018

Savills has forecast further expansion for the PRS over the next five years.

07 Nov 2013
PRS rents to grow 21 per cent by 2018
Buy-to-let landlord confidence hits six-year high

Optimism among landlords is at the highest level since 2007.

05 Nov 2013
Buy-to-let landlord confidence hits six-year high
PRS rents 'have reached record high'

The cost of renting properties in England and Wales has increased to a record high, according to new research.

18 Oct 2013
PRS rents 'have reached record high'
Interest in empty homes scheme 'could see houses returning to the market'

The National Empty Homes Loans Fund has received more than £1 million worth of enquiries for funding.

03 Oct 2013
Interest in empty homes scheme 'could see houses returning to the market'
British private rental prices 'have climbed over the last year'

Private rental prices have climbed 1.2 per cent over the past 12 months.

25 Sep 2013
British private rental prices 'have climbed over the last year'
London rents 'continue to climb'

London has witnessed the sharpest climb in average monthly rents of any region in England and Wales.

23 Sep 2013
London rents 'continue to climb'
Many Brits 'living in rented homes unofficially'

Around 3.3 million people living in rented property are not listed on the tenancy agreement.

20 Sep 2013
Many Brits 'living in rented homes unofficially'
Private rented homes numbers 'set to increase'

The coming years will see the creation of more than 600,000 homes in the private rented sector.

17 Sep 2013
Private rented homes numbers 'set to increase'
Students 'struggling to afford rental costs'

The cost of renting in one-third of student towns is proving too expensive for university goers.

06 Sep 2013
Students 'struggling to afford rental costs'
Young Brits 'happy to rent'

More than half of UK adults aged 35 and under do not own the house they live in.

06 Sep 2013
Young Brits 'happy to rent'
Homeowners 'could boost income by renting out spare bedroom'

There are currently around 20 million homes in the UK where a bedroom is not being used every night.

28 Aug 2013
Homeowners 'could boost income by renting out spare bedroom'
Retired homeowners 'are choosing to rent'

More than 40 per cent of retired people who rent have owned a home in the past.

01 Aug 2013
Retired homeowners 'are choosing to rent'
Irresponsible landlords 'to be tackled'

Councils are being offered money to tackle rogue landlords.

19 Jul 2013
Irresponsible landlords 'to be tackled'
Rental costs increased by landlords

More than 40 per cent of landlords have increased their rents over the past year.

23 May 2013
Rental costs increased by landlords
Rental Freedom Day for 2013 identified

May 12th was this year's Rental Freedom Day.

13 May 2013
Rental Freedom Day for 2013 identified
Renting families 'are more likely to move'

Families who rent are nine times as likely to have moved in the last year as other households.

01 May 2013
Renting families 'are more likely to move'
Southampton 'is top buy to let hotspot'

Southampton has a rental yield of 7.82 per cent, new research has shown.

19 Apr 2013
Southampton 'is top buy to let hotspot'
Property ladder 'out of reach for renters'

Renters are becoming trapped below the housing ladder.

28 Mar 2013
Property ladder 'out of reach for renters'
Parents 'hit with unexpected cost of helping with child's rent'

Almost one-quarter of parents have unexpectedly had to help out with their adult child's rent payments.

13 Mar 2013
Parents 'hit with unexpected cost of helping with child's rent'
London 'suffering from insufficient rental supply'

There are not enough rental properties available in London, an expert has said.

07 Dec 2012
London 'suffering from insufficient rental supply'
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