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Rent cut: compensate Councils for the losss of income

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


Berneslai Homes customers can check their rent account online thanks to a new service.

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

Berneslai Homes

Check Before Renting in B'lore

When you go apartment hunting in Bangalore, check for few things before deciding to camp there:

1) First thing to look for is the trash disposal… 472 more words

Life And Living

UK house prices and rents are becoming ever more unaffordable

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

General Economics

LATEST UPDATE - Property residential letting - 10% “wear and tear allowance” to END and be replaced

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

Game over for social housing?

A few days after the summer Budget and the implications are still sinking in. No doubt many senior figures in housing associations are spending the weekend poring over their business plans. 367 more words