Life Tenants Blog
Number Of Evicted Tenants At Highest Levels Since Records Began
In a stark reminder of the affects of the welfare cuts new figures released today show that the families are being evicted from their homes in their droves. So far this year bailiffs have evicted over 11,000 families as tenants struggling with their finances are unable to pay their rent
Labour Party Would Introduce Rent Controls
It is not a secret that the Labour party is keen to reform the rentals market. The number of households that are in private rented accommodation has topped 3.9 million for the first time, pretty much doubling over the last 15 years.
The Halifax have released a report today that shows a big jump in the number of first time buyers that managed to buy a home in 2014. The number of first tie buyers that got a foot on the ladder increased by 22% over the previous year to over 325,000.
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