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Forum Spotlight: Can I enter property to carry out inspection without tenants' permission? - 20 October 2017

This week’s forum spotlight focuses on a landlord who wanted to know how he could gain access to a property to carry out a maintenance inspection. The landlord had an issue with a tenant who was not answering their phone calls or text messages regarding the landlord gaining access to the property in order to carry out a routine inspection. In the ... more

Young tenants being hit by tax hike on landlords - 20 October 2017

One in five private landlords are now less willing to rent to young people as a result of tax increases being imposed according to new research published today. With half of 16 to 34 year olds now living in the private rented sector, the RLA is warning that young tenants will be hit hardest by the changes as landlords ... more

Quiz Quiz-How much do you know about Tenancy Deposits? - 19 October 2017

Ten years ago, the first tenancy deposit schemes were introduced in England and Wales. Our Landlord Advice Team frequently receive questions about tenancy deposits, and five years ago the RLA launched its DepositGuard service with TDS, which allows the RLA to offer tenancy deposit protection to self-managing landlords. How much do you know about tenancy deposits? Test your knowledge in our fun ... more

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

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