Asaf Navot, chief executive and founder of proptech lettings service Home Made, expects rents to rise by 3% to 5% over the year.
Councils have been handed an additional £4m to combat rogue landlords and lettings agencies.
The society’s residential and buy-to-let products will now be available there.
In England the amount of net income required to cover the cost of renting has increased by over 16.8% since 2000.
Connaught Private Finance will advise on residential and buy-to-let mortgages, commercial, development and bridging finance.
The government has proposed mandatory electricity safety tests take place for all private rented properties.
In the 12 months to December private rental prices paid by tenants increased by 1.4%.
Courts in the capital take the longest in the country to deal with landlord repossession cases.
Applications will now be accepted for properties located across the entirety of England and Wales.
It has changed its definition of how many bedrooms constitutes small and large HMOs.