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Newcastle Under Lyme Borough Council

Local Events

  Event
  Training
  Meeting
  Exhibition
DescriptionDateLocation
Property Tax Course05/06/2014West Midlands
Property Repairs Course19/06/2014West Midlands
The Complete Lettings Agents Course19/06/2014West Midlands
Green Deal Workshop30/09/2014West Midlands
Property Tax Course08/10/2014West Midlands

Local and National News

RLA Events: March update

RLA Events: March update

Over the past few weeks the RLA have attended a number of landlord conferences, meetings, and expos to talk directly to landlords and private rented sector (PRS) professionals. The RLA events team has barely set foot in the office, but we’ve managed to get a synopsis of recent goings-on. London, Birmingam and Bury St Edmunds all get a closer look.Members of the RLA enjoy an incredible range of services and products, and the RLA strives to make the lives for landlords easier in every way possible. Attending conferences... more

West Midlands - 2014-04-03 09:06:43

Sandwell Council consulting on selective licensing

Sandwell Council consulting on selective licensing

RLA Director, Andy Burton recently spoke at an assembly of over 100 landlords in West Bromwich Town Hall addressing the case against the proposed selective licensing scheme of landlords by Sandwell Council.Anti-social behaviour (ASB) looks to be the rationale behind licensing proposals. The RLA argue that licensing is ineffective at tackling issues of ASB and gains evidence from the House of Commons who have produced a standard note specifically on the topic: “Anti-social behaviour in private housing”. The Residential Landlords’ Association (RLA)  will be responding... more

West Midlands - 2014-04-02 10:39:48

Property Investment Expo 2014: NEC Birmingham

Property Investment Expo 2014: NEC Birmingham

From Thursday 27thMarch through to Sunday 30thMarch 2014 theNational Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham houses the National Property Investment Expo (PIE) 2014…and the RLA will be out in force.As partner of the conference with several seminars, an exhibition stand, and various staff members on call for the four days of the National exhibition, the RLA will truly be providing full support and services. For more information, free tickets, and directions to the show visit the Expo website byclicking here.... more

West Midlands - 2014-03-18 15:47:58

RLA responds to Birmingham Article 4 Direction proposals

RLA responds to Birmingham Article 4 Direction proposals

The RLA has received written email confirmation that the consultation document response to Birmingham City Council proposals to implement ‘Article 4 Direction’.The RLA standard document against Article 4 proposals,The case against Article 4 Directions for small houses in multiple occupancy (HMOs), was attached with a letter outlining the concerns that the Association has about such measures. The RLA is grateful for Birmingham’s acknowledgement of receipt of our response and look forward to working with the Council on alternatives to the scheme.Further Information ... more

West Midlands - 2014-02-03 13:17:48

RLA publishes local housing allowance table guide 2014/15

RLA publishes local housing allowance table guide 2014/15

Landlords can now view the 2014/15 Local Housing Allowance (LHA) rates for every local authority, thanks to the Residential Landlords' Association.The RLA guideexplains what LHA is, and a table is provided to outline the housing benefit rates that landlords can expect for the forthcoming financial year for tenants in receipt of them. The rates come into effect on the 1st April 2014. [button href="http://www.rla.org.uk/landlord/guides/local_housing_allowance_rates.shtml" align="left"]Read the guide now[/button] Contrary to a recent private landlord coming out and claiming that they would be dropping their housing... more

West Midlands - 2014-01-31 16:47:27