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RLA to speak at Liverpool NWPOA meeting - 18 October 2017

The North West Property Owners Association (NWPOA) will be holding its next meeting on October 26, with the RLA’s chief executive, senior researcher and Universal Credit expert all speaking. CEO Andrew Goodacre will give an update on the work of the RLA, with Tom Simcock explaining the importance of research when it comes to influencing government policy and the PRS going forward. Bill Irvine, ... more

Liverpool landlords warned over voids - 18 October 2017

Landlords in Liverpool are being reminded of the potential penalties they could face if they leave a void property derelict for too long. It comes after Liverpool City Council succesfully won a case against a landlord this week, who was prosecuted for allowing a vacant property to 'blight' the local community. Ross Smith was found guilty of an offence for failing to comply ... more

Carl Sargeant to address Future Renting Wales conference - 18 October 2017

Carl Sargeant, the Cabinet Secretary responsible for developing housing policy in Wales, will be the keynote speaker at the RLA’s new Future Renting Wales conference. Future Renting Wales is a national one day conference for the private rented sector – offering everything PRS landlords need to know to prepare themselves for the changes ahead. Private renting in Wales is experiencing massive change.  The ... more

Call for evidence over agent regulation plans - 18 October 2017

The RLA has welcomed plans for the regulation of letting and managing agents – as  communities secretary Sajid Javid today issued a call for evidence on the plans. In a speech to the Association of Residential Managing Agents (ARMA) he said that while there are decent, law abiding managing agents out there, there are now too many horror stories  ... more

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