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Labour’s shadow housing secretary promises to wage war on holiday let...

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Labour has vowed to introduce licensing for holiday lets to preserve the spirit of coastal and rural communities. Shadow...

Labour burns its bridges with landlords with call to speed up...

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Labour’s housing spokesman in Scotland has called on its government to bring in rent controls to stop landlords hiking up prices before...

Labour reshuffle: Shadow housing secretary Lucy Powell replaced by Lisa Nandy

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Labour leader Kier Starmer’s chaotic reshuffle has included giving housing spokesperson Lucy Powell the new job of shadow Digital, Culture, Media and...

BREAKING: New Welsh alliance to force through rent controls

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Rent controls have become a step nearer in Wales following the country’s two main political parties revealed plans to form a ‘lite’...

Landlords slam former Labour shadow chancellor’s ‘rent freeze’ proposal

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Former shadow chancellor John McDonnell has called for a year-long rent freeze to combat rising energy bills and the universal credit payment...

Labour conference: big on landlord bashing, thin on new ideas for...

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Shadow housing minister Lucy Powell (pictured) set out Labour’s stall at its conference in Brighton yesterday, presenting it as the ‘party of...

Are building contractors milking the cladding scandal?

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While leaseholders contemplate bankruptcy, there is growing evidence that contractors are “milking” the situation to their own...

LATEST: Labour seeks MPs support for specific ‘sex for rent’ law

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Labour has called on parliament to back its new plans to make Landlords asking for ‘sex in lieu of rent’ a specific...

Ground rent reform bill is a huge ‘missed opportunity’ says shadow...

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The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill going through parliament is a missed opportunity to transform a leasehold sector that continues to scam...

MPs slap down Labour attempt to cancel ‘perverse’ SDLT holiday for...

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An attempt by Labour to have the stamp duty holiday cancelled for landlords has been heavily defeated in the Commons.