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How will the Government crack down on 'rogue' landlords?

Posted on 30/01/2017

The Government recently revealed its intentions regarding banning orders, which could see landlords or agents banned for at least a year at a time, and its proposed database of criminal landlords and agents.

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Number of repossessions hits record high

Posted on 16/03/2016

Last month the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) published its latest figures on landlord claims, evictions and repossessions.

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How could court closures affect landlords?

Posted on 25/02/2016

It was announced earlier this month that a fifth of all courts and tribunals in England and Wales are to be closed over the next few years.

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Landlords face rising eviction court costs

Posted on 27/05/2015

For the second time in two years, UK landlords are facing rising eviction court costs. The first rises in April 2014 saw the Ministry of Justice increase fees for possession claims from £175-£280 (paper claims) and £100-£250 (online).

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