Its all happening in landlord & tenant law right now.
No sooner have we started to get used to the new section 21 rules, when we are faced with the expansion of the right to rent checks.
There is also the Housing Bill, the private members bill from Karen Buck (see below) and maybe changes in HMO licensing on its way.
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But what happened on the blog?
Ben takes a look at Karen Buck’s private members bill and finds it good. See what he had to say about it here…
We have had quite a lot of discussion on this one, in particular some great comments from TRO officers. Take a look at them (and the post) here …
I discuss some of the problems associated with this – read them here.
Ben looks at options for housing the homeless and talks about the pop up housing in Lewisham. Find out more here …
- A survey of tenants views is reported on LandlordZONE
- Rowan Moore in the Guardian looks at the Housing Bill
- BBC video feature on new housing in Saffron Walden, and
- On big problems the lack of housing is causing in Oxford
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