Externally produced research commissioned by the RLA

Assessing the evidence on Rent Control from an International Perspective

This short independent review was undertaken by the authors at the request of the Residential Landlords Association (RLA). The context of this report is the more than doubling of the…

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Longer Term Tenancies in the Private Rented Sector

This research explores the experiences and attitudes of private landlords to longer-term tenancies in the private rented sector (PRS). We focus on the current barriers to landlords offering longer tenancies and their thoughts on the UK Government's proposed three-year tenancy model as detailed in the Government Consultation on the Barriers to Longer-Term Tenancies in the Private Rented Sector.

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Rapid Evidence Assessment of Changes to Mortgage Interest Relief in Ireland 1998 to 2016

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How Fire Safety Standards are currently Set, Implemented, and Enforced in Residential Accommodation: The aftermath of Grenfell Tower

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From Long-Term Lets to Short-Term Lets: Is Airbnb becoming the new buy-to-let?

Homes are no longer being used for long term accommodation. With the rise of the sharing economy, people are using homes to provide accommodation to millions of tourists globally every year. In London alone, Airbnb listings have grown by 60% in just over 12 months.

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Access to homes for under-35’s: The impact of Welfare Reform on Private Renting

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The Bedroom Boom: Airbnb and London

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The Rental Revolution: What is the Sharing Economy doing to the PRS?

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The impact of regulation on the private rented sector

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