UK is Europe's most expensive place to rent

Posted on 27/08/2015

Recent studies conducted by Eurostat (the official statistics bureau of the EU) and ARLA (the Association of Residential Letting Agents) have shown that the cost of renting in Britain is rising because the number of properties available to let is falling.

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South-West & Scotland lead the way as rents rise

Posted on 10/08/2015

New findings from the HomeLet Rental Index show that rent prices continue to rise across the UK, with many diverse regions now keeping pace with or exceeding the pace of price increases seen in London.

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What does the Queen's Speech mean for the PRS?

Posted on 20/07/2015

It’s now been just over a month since David Cameron delivered the first Queen’s Speech of the current parliament, and his first as Prime Minister of a Conservative majority Government.

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Are you the typical tenant?

Posted on 20/07/2015

With the private rented sector now becoming the second largest tenure type in the UK with 4.4 million households, as well as the most rapidly expanding sector, we wanted to know more about the private tenants of today.

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Data provides insight to tenant movement in UK cities

Posted on 17/07/2015

The HomeLet Rental Index, which provides the most up-to-date picture of the UK rental market, has analysed the movement of people who privately rent property, to and from the top UK cities by population.

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Barbon Insurance Group appoints industry leader

Posted on 02/07/2015

Barbon Insurance Group Ltd (Barbon), the UK’s leading provider of risk solutions to the residential lettings sector, today announces the appointment of Peter Graham as non-executive chairman, subject to FCA approval.

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