ARLA Propertymark CEO David Cox answers letting agents' questions on the Government's plans to repeal Section 21, which would put an end to "no-fault evictions", and the proposed improvements to Section 8 to make it easier for landlords to regain possession of their properties.
ARLA Propertymark CEO David Cox answers estate and letting agents' questions on the Regulation of Property Agents Report.
ARLA Propertymark CEO David Cox is urging letting agents to participate in the consultation on the repeal of Section 21.
Letting agents need to be aware of their legal obligations around supplying prospective tenants with a copy of the agreement, and explaining what it means.
Your guide to the Renting Homes (Fees Etc.) (Wales) Act 2019 and its impact on rent, tenancy and holding deposits, default payments and more.
There's more to tenancy deposit law than tenant deposit protection schemes (TDPs). You also need to make sure you're complying with deposit caps, and the legal timelines for providing prescribed information and returning the deposit at the end of a tenancy.
The Government's key proposals for strengthening Section 8 when Section 21 is abolished, improving or widening the current grounds for repossession, including when a landlord wants to sell a property and if their family members want to move into a property.
New recommendations from the Regulation of Property Agents Report (RoPA) could signal the beginning a new era for estate agents and letting agents alike.
Wales is the next country to be hit by a ban on tenant fees, when new legislation comes into effect on 1st September 2019.
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