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Landlord says protecting tenants during portfolio sale will cost him £500,000

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Nottingham benefits landlord Mick Roberts (main picture) has made another bid to sell 40 of his properties by offering to cut the...

Experts question Government plans to link housing benefit payments to property...

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A dearth of local council and DWP staff doesn’t bode well for the government’s plans to clamp down on landlords renting out...

NRLA: End ‘absurd’ housing benefits system that leaves tenants struggling to...

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Landlords have called on the government to end its ‘absurd’ housing benefits system whereby a majority of renters in receipt of Universal...

BREAKING: Landlords win ministerial apology over UC rent arrears problems

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The benefits minister has apologised for contradicting experienced landlords about how rent arrears from Universal Credit (UC) are paid and has moved...

RENTS: MPs vote through 3.1% increase in benefits payments to tenants

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Payments of Universal Credit and Housing Benefit to claimants are to rise by 3.1% this year, it has been confirmed.

Victory! Landlord challenges council’s £54,000 benefit overpayment bill

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A London landlord is celebrating after successfully challenging a £54,500 Housing Benefit overpayment bill from his council. The demand...

Landlord tackles benefits minister over Universal Credit payments problems

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Experienced benefits landlord Mick Roberts (main pic, right) is despairing after a DWP minister gave him incorrect information about a long-standing payment...

Rent-to-rent tenants face ‘scandalous’ Universal Credit clawback, it is reported

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Sub-letting tenants who started receiving Universal Credit during the pandemic are fighting repayment requests from the Department of Work and Pensions.

Autumn Budget 2021: Support for lowest-paid tenants but also landlords hit...

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Chancellor Rishi Sunak has cut the amount the government claws back from workers who receive Universal Credit (UC) top-ups from 63p to...

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...