First the good news. The government is proposing to cut Council (and Housing Association) rents by 1% a year for 4 years starting in 2016. Tenants will welcome the proposal, especially after many years of above inflation increases. 1,576 more words
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You can now check your rent account online thanks to a new service called myRent.
We are encouraging you to sign up to myRent to check your rent account balance, see your payment history and make a payment using the link straight through to the Councils online payment page. 38 more words
Yesterday I looked at the current views of the Bank of England which seem if its official Minutes are any guide to be shifting towards some of its members voting for a Bank Rate increase. 1,391 more words
The existing 10% “wear and tear allowance” is available only to landlords of furnished private residential let property.
The latest proposal is to replace that allowance with a new “replacement” deduction which will be for the cost of replacing furnishings. 272 more words