My View by Kate Faulkner

Posted on 30/03/2015

The PRS was accused of raising rents so they were ‘spiralling out of control’, offering properties which were in poor condition, evicting tenants ‘on a whim’ and carrying out ‘revenge’ or ‘retaliatory evictions’ on tenants who dared ask for property improvements.

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Letting Agents surveyed on London’s rental market

Posted on 25/03/2015

To coincide with the release of our February Rental Index, we carried out a survey with some of our London Letting Agents to gain their views on the current London rental market.

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UK rents see largest increase in three years

Posted on 15/05/2014

The average cost of renting a home in the UK increased by 7% since April 2013 – the largest annual increase for three years. The April 2014 HomeLet Rental Index shows tenants across the UK are now paying an average of £848 per month.

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UK rents increase to £824 per month

Posted on 11/04/2014

The average cost of renting a home in the UK increased by 0.8% during March to £824 per month. This is 6.5% higher than last year - and the largest annual increase since March 2011.

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The iceberg that’s waiting for the lettings industry

Posted on 17/12/2013

In this guest news article, property expert, Henry Pryor, casts his thoughts on the private rented sector, and how he sees the industry developing in the future.

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