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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...

Landlord calls for help after DWP blanks her over rogue tenant

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A landlord in London has contacted LandlordZONE to plead with DWP ministers to tackle the failings of the Universal Credit (UC) system...

BREAKING: Universal Credit support system for landlords is ‘crumbling’ under Covid

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Universal Credit expert Bill Irvine is warning landlords that both the DWP helpline and email escalation system via dedicated district managers designed...

WARNING! Benefits expert reveals £19,000 risk of not archiving emails

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The UK’s leading housing benefits consultant has warned landlords to keep copies of any correspondence with the DWP and local authorities for...

BREAKING: Half of all families living within the PRS are in...

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Latest government figures show that half of all the families who live within the private rented sector now receive support from the...

Leicester first council to offer direct financial Covid assistance to landlords

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Landlords and tenants are to be helped during Covid by a ground-breaking scheme launched today by Leicester City Council, an initiative that...

Universal Credit minister slammed for ‘misleading’ excuses over rent payment...

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A leading Universal Credit specialist has criticised pension minister Will Quince for giving misleading answers to parliamentary questions from two campaigning MPs...

80% of landlords we polled want the option to reject DSS...

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The ‘No DSS’ debate is raging hard within the PRS but landlord sentiment is clear on whether they should be prevented from...

SPOTLIGHT: Shelter’s ‘No DSS’ court win ‘puts landlords in an impossible...

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This week Shelter landed a legal coup when a county court judge ruled that landlords or letting agents who turn away tenants...