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Improvements to Universal Credit Alternative Payment Arrangement

Thursday 13 April 2017

On 11 April 2017, the Department for Work and Pensions brought in improvements to the Alternative Payment Arrangement UC47 applications forms removing the need for landlords to provide additional evidence. Read More...


5 ways for lettings agents to minimise late payments

Thursday 13 April 2017

Small and medium-sized enterprises in the UK are owed a staggering £26.3 billion in late payment debt. Will new regulations tackle UK late payment debt? And what can you do yourself to minimise late payments? Read More...




Universal Credit: housing costs for 18 to 21 year olds

Wednesday 12 April 2017

From 1 April 2017, the rules have changed for young people aged 18 to 21 who want to claim help with housing costs in areas where Universal Credit is fully rolled out. Read More...


We respond to Northern Ireland proposals for private rented sector

Wednesday 12 April 2017

Back in January the Department for Communities published proposals for significant changes to the sector including introducing Agent Regulation, subjecting all unfit properties built before 1956 to rent control and banning letting agent fees. Read More...




ARLA Propertymark members lead the way with new apprenticeships

Monday 10 April 2017

Leading property management company, Rendall & Rittner has signed up five aspiring apprentices for its pilot group of the first ever Government Apprenticeship in Housing and Property Management. The apprentices visited the office on Thursday 9 March to see their head office and meet with directors for National Apprenticeship Week. Read More...


Scotland consults on energy efficiency of PRS homes

Monday 10 April 2017

On Friday 7 April, the Scottish Government published its consultation into energy efficiency and condition standards of PRS properties. Read More...


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