Thousands of renters could be evicted in June. Will the government protect them?

When the lockdown ends what will happen to tenants? Almost nine million households, more than a third of all families in Britain, rent from a private landlord, a council or a housing association. Because of coronavirus, many are now in financial need. Nearly two million claims for universal credit have been made since lockdown measures were announced in […]

Tenant Vandalism Is Increasing – Your Landlord Insurance Should Cover It

Vandalism is the cause of a third (32%) of malicious damage claims to landlord’s properties, an analysis by Direct Line for Business has found. Police forces across England and Wales investigate 283 incidents of criminal damage to properties every day, the equivalent of one every five minutes. Criminal damage includes issues such as vandalism, graffiti […]

The 2019-20 TLA Landlord Survey (TLALS)

Introduction and main findings The 2019-20 TLA Landlord Survey (TLALS) is a survey of landlords and letting agents who own and/or manage privately rented properties in England. The aim of the TLALS is to provide understanding of the characteristics and experiences of landlords and how they acquire, let, manage and maintain privately rented accommodation. Since […]