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What are Labour's Healthy Homes proposals?

Tuesday 10 July 2018

On the 70th anniversary of the National Health Service, the Labour Party announced plans to marry health with housing, in the form of ‘Healthy Home Zones’. Read More...


Connected and Autonomous Vehicles - what could the future hold?

Monday 09 July 2018

Previously considered to be the territory of science fiction, the development of fully autonomous vehicles is progressing rapidly and with £109 million of funding invested by the Government for research, Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAVs) could be on the road sooner than you expect. Read More...




Tower Hamlets Council leads the way for enforcement against rogues

Monday 09 July 2018

Tower Hamlets have shown that they are a council that means business, by getting tough on the rogue landlords and letting agents who blight the reputation of the industry and make tenants' lives a misery by not adhering to laws that are in place to protect private renters. Read More...


Universal Credit update

Friday 06 July 2018

The Department for Work and Pensions has informed us of some updates to various aspects of Universal Credit. Included are: Managed Payment to Landlords, Universal Credit for couples and Work Allowance rate changes. Read More...




Government response to Housing Committee report gives insight into future changes

Friday 06 July 2018

On 3 July 2018, the UK Government released their response to the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee inquiry report into the role of local authorities in the private rented sector. Read More...


Will three-year tenancies become the norm?

Thursday 05 July 2018

On 2 July 2018 the UK Government launched a consultation inviting views and comments on the benefits and barriers of landlords offering longer tenancies in England. Read More...


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