The Postcode Lottery of Local Authority Enforcement in the Private Rented Sector

Everyone deserves a safe and secure home. Poor quality housing should not exist in a modern society. Our research has identified a postcode lottery of local authority enforcement, with enforcement activities differing right across England and Wales. 67% of Local Authorities did not commence a single prosecution in 2017/18.

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Right to Rent: When Government policy blurs the lines between state and citizen

The current top two political issues on the agenda are Brexit and Housing, with increasing attention being directed to policy changes in the private rented sector (PRS). However, our research identifies that government policies are having unintended consequences that could be making it more difficult for many tenants to find a home to rent.

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Tenants without passports less likely to access homes to rent

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The impact of regulation on the private rented sector

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Why governments should not enforce long-term contracts in the UK’s private rented sector
Typical brick town houses in Oxford. England, UK

Why governments should not enforce long-term contracts in the UK’s private rented sector

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