The Anonymous Landlord interviews Des Taylor

Now live in the Anonymous Landlord podcast series, Tom Soane interviews Des Taylor Casework Director and “out-of-control-council-officer-tamer’ at Landlord Licensing and Defence. Tap on the image or click here to listen to the interview and find our about...

The NRLA slams Generation Rent for scaremongering tenants

01 Jul 2020 Generation Rent has been criticised for claiming that homelessness could treble this year unless the government acts to help private renters. The analysis it has produced today wrongly assumes that landlords are doing nothing to support tenants to stay in...

Baroness Kennedy set to create misery for landlords

01 Jul 2020 A pro-tenant campaign group has this morning kicked off its campaign to have the eviction ban – already extended until late August – extended further or even made permanent. Generation Rent, with a new leader in the form of ex-Labour peer...

Deposit disputes down 23%

29 Jun 2020 The number of rental deposit disputes lodged with one of the government-authorised deposit schemes has fallen 15 per cent across England so far this year. Analysis of the Mydeposits data by sister company Ome found that London, the South East and the North...

£1 letting service for landlords

29 Jun 2020 £1 to advertise your property but don’t expect any ‘service’ or advice.  Proceed with caution! London-based estate agent Portico has digitalised its letting process, with the launch of a new online rental service for private landlords who want to let their...