Can You Rent to Family Members?

It is often assumed that letting out a rental property to a family member or close friend will allow both the landlord and the tenant to easily sidestep many of the aggravations ...

Rental Sector in Desperate Need of Financial Support

The tenant campaign group, Generation rent has already predicted that the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic will be devastating to the private rental sector, with an additional ...

Tips for First Time Renters

Taking those tentative first steps into the rental market doesn’t have to be difficult, especially if alongside your ideal future home, you know the shortcomings and benefits to ...

What Do Tenants Need to Check Before Renting?

Committing your signature to the dotted line and proceeding with a tenancy agreement is by no means a small step. Of course finding your next home and taking those first steps ...

Subletting: What Can Landlords Do?

What Is Subletting? If after moving into a rental property a tenant were to let out either part or the entire property out to another party, this would be considered a sublet. ...

Those Renting in the UK Could Be Owed 12 Month’s Rent!

As a component of their “Renters’ Rights Awareness Week”, the tenant campaign group Generation Rent has revealed that many of those that may be in imminent  danger of ...

Renting Is Now Cheaper Than Buying a Home

Whilst the question of whether it is better to rent or buy a property right now is certainly nothing new, recent figures quickly dispel any notions that suggest renting is a waste ...

Discrimination in Rental Properties: The Equality Act

Whilst landlords will likely be aware of the end that has come to maintaining a blanket ban on pet friendly rental opportunities, alongside renting to those that are currently ...

Reporting a Landlord for Discrimination

Regardless of if you are a landlord or a tenant, the renting sector is upheld and progressed through community. Finding a home should naturally encompass a safe, welcoming ...

Common Tenant Complaints About Landlords

Particularly for first time renters taking those initial steps towards renting your next home can be somewhat of a daunting process. Thankfully in the overwhelming majority of ...