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Evicton Ban Extended until May 31st

Eviction Ban extended to end of May by Housing Minister

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick has announced today that until the 31st May 2021 private landlords will need to continue to give tenants six months’ notice before they can repossess rental properties.more

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Eviction Ban extended to end of May by Housing Minister
Published 10.03.21

Evicton Ban Extended until May 31st

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick has announced today that until the 31st May 2021 private landlords will need to continue to give tenants six months’ notice before they can repossess rental properties.

Breathng Space from rental arrears in England
Published 22.01.21

Breathing Space for Tenants in Arrears

The Government’s new breathing space period will freeze interest, fees and enforcement for people in problem debt, with further protections for those in mental health crisis treatment and this will apply to any rent arrears owed by tenants to landlords in England.

Hefty fines for landlords who break safety obligations to their tenants
Published 29.12.20

Hefty penalties for rogue landlords

With over 170 pieces of legislation covering landlords in the private rental sector, you can face hefty fines or penalties if you breach your obligations. Here are some of the common laws and the penalties for landlords who do not comply.

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Right to Rent Check Changes after Brexit
Published 17.11.20

Changes to Right to Rent legislation

**IMPORTANT NOTICE**

New rules for businesses and citizens from 1 January 2021.

As we prepare to leave the EU, the Right to Rent in the UK legislation will be changing.   EU, EEA and Swiss Nationals have until the end of the year to apply to continue living and renting in the UK after 31st December 2020.   Citizens from other countries also need to comply, namely – Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Ireland.

Applications can be done online, please go to https://www.gov.uk/staying-uk-eu-citizen

This is a very important process and we urge all Landlords to check their records.

From June 2021 Tenants from the EU and countries listed above will need to produce evidence of their Right to Rent or Landlords will be forced to serve a Section 8 Ground 7B through the courts.

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