Tag: Residential Landlords Association

RLA said the government’s plans to end Section 21 repossessions need to be replaced by a system that gives confidence to landlords.

The party said it make sure housebuilding rises to 300,000 homes a year.

The conference will take place on November 28.

RLA CEO wins business award

Richard Dixon has been chief executive of the RLA for 14 months.

A government consultation into scrapping section 21 has now closed.

Tenants face higher risks

Demand for private rented housing rose for the eighth month in a row.

Professor David Miles said that more taxation landlords hasn’t helped first-time buyers.

It now takes private landlords an average of 22.5 weeks from making a claim to the courts for a property to be repossessed to it actually happening, up from 21.6 weeks since the beginning of the year.

In December 2017, the Scottish government ended ‘no-fault’ evictions and introduced indefinite tenancies for private tenants.

The association warned that the sentiment of these ads contradicts the Mayor’s own policy on short-term lettings.