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Domestic abuse: What are a landlord’s obligations if they suspect their tenant is a victim?

Domestic abuse: What are a landlord’s obligations if they suspect their tenant is a victim?

One in four women, and one in six men, experience domestic abuse in their lives, with a new case reported to police every 30 seconds*. Police are already reporting increases over the football season, and research finds reported incidents of domestic abuse rise by up to 38% when England lose a World Cup game, and … Continue reading Domestic abuse: What are a landlord’s obligations if they suspect their tenant is a victim?

Current Affairs Edition May 2018: Listen now to the NLA’s latest podcast

Current Affairs Edition May 2018: Listen now to the NLA’s latest podcast

Richard Blanco and his guests take a look at the issues facing the private rented sector and the topics featured in the media recently. Joining Richard on the panel is Chris Norris, Director of Policy and Practice at the NLA, and Marlon Fox from Outlook Property. GDPR: what does it mean for landlords? GDPR comes … Continue reading Current Affairs Edition May 2018: Listen now to the NLA’s latest podcast

More time to protect your tenant’s deposit

The Localism Bill changes are set to come into force on the 6 April and it will mean some small changes to the way landlords protect their tenant’s deposit. The good news is that that the changes will give landlords more time to protect the deposit money, but if you don’t do so, the courts … Continue reading More time to protect your tenant’s deposit