Category Archives: April 2013

News posted on the rental market throughout April 2013

Ruling Outcome on Advanced Rent Payments

Rent paid in advance will not count as a deposit it was decided by the Court of Appeal this week. The ruling means that landlords and letting agents are not obliged to treat rent paid in advance as a deposit … Continue reading

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Longer Tenancies – What does this mean for Landlords?

According to recent research from the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA), tenants are now staying in the same rental property for an average of 20 months, setting a record duration. This figure is up from an average of 19 … Continue reading

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