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WARNING: 100,000 tenants to face rent arrears as triple whammy hits...

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More than 100,000 low-income renters on Universal Credit in England will be at least two months behind on their rent after the...

LATEST: Universal Credit rent payments to come ‘with strings’ for landlords...

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Labour’s shadow housing minister Lucy Powell (pictured) has warned private landlords that her party would put them under greater scrutiny to ensure...

Landlords join 100 groups calling on Boris to U-turn on £20-a-week...

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The National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA) has joined forces with Generation Rent and Shelter to urge the government not to go ahead...

Tenants on benefits ‘being pushed into poverty’ by government cuts’ –...

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Increasing numbers of tenants in receipt of benefits are being pushed into poverty, problem debt and homelessness, an alliance of landlords, tenants,...

Problems loom for ‘rent-to-rent’ as DWP demands Covid cash back

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People in receipt of Universal Credit renting in properties via ‘rent-to-rent’ arrangements face being asked to repay back-dated housing payments due to...

Landlords face ‘failed system’ when renting to tenants on Universal Credit,...

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Landlords believe the government’s rent payment packaged for private tenants is not fit for purpose and is a failed system, MPs have...

EXCLUSIVE: Leading landlord offers to pay tenants’ FTB deposits to get...

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Nottingham landlord Mick Roberts has offered to pay his tenants’ deposit so they can buy their homes after becoming disillusioned with the...

Fix Universal Credit housing payments once and for all, says leading...

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The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has been criticised once again for the way it pays Universal Credit (UC) direct to...

EXCLUSIVE: What the broken evictions system means for landlords when tenants...

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Landlord couple Udayanga Vitharana and Kumari Sujantha have been let down by their letting agent, legal representatives, the benefits system and the courts in their...

LATEST: Government’s annual housing benefit bill rises to £30 billion

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The government is expecting to spend and eye-watering £30 billion on housing benefit for tenants this year, DWP minister Will Quince has...