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Private renters - What choice(s) do we have?

Hannah Fearn recently focused on the Residental Landlords’ Association’s call to politicians to back regulations they feel will increase properties and raise standards in the PRS. 649 more words

A Change Of Tone

In the final 100 days before the local elections and the General Election, during which time the most difficult Budget in council history has to be nogotiated, things are likely to get somewhat heated. 533 more words


Taking The PRS

The Story

News broke recently of a new financing agreement between the Government and PRS Operations Ltd (a subsidiary of Venn Partners LLP) – £3.5bn (yes, that’s… 1,649 more words

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From the windows to the walls

BPF Policy Officer Matthew O’Connell takes a look at the new Green Deal Home Improvement Fund and discusses whether it is beneficial to the Private Rented Sector. 537 more words

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Landlords: the new border agents in the UK’s securitisation process By Sharon Leahy (University of St Andrews)

The UK Immigration Act 2014 is the State’s newest incarnation of its securitisation process, fuelled by the sentiments of a Conservative government and an increasingly insecure neoliberal society. 729 more words

Border Agents