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21
Jul

Letting agents in the media – 21 July

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Ellon Times: Research shows private landlords are out of touch with tenants – 12 July Property Wire: Average rents in Scottish cities reached new record high in second quarter of 2017 – 14 July PA News: Tax bills could be reason for drop-off in overseas …

14
Jul

Letting agents in the media – 14 July

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: BT: Buy-to-let ‘mis-selling scandal’: have you been caught out? – 10 July SNP: SNP-led Edinburgh City Council plans for first Rent Pressure Zone – 11 July CommonSpace: Hope for the future: Cross-party rent controls breakthrough at Edinburgh City Council – 12 July Scotsman: Alyson Macdonald: …

7
Jul

Letting agents in the media – 7 July

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: SHN: CIH calls for ‘more ambitious’ energy efficiency standard for private landlords – 30 June Guardian: One in seven UK private tenants pays more than half income in rent – study – 3 July Property Wire: UK rental growth slows to a third of the …

30
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 30 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Property Industry Eye: Landlord confidence and tenant demand falling in the buy-to-let sector – 23 June FT Adviser: Buy-to-let landlords face triple threat – 23 June SHN: Holyrood committee to examine Scottish tower block fire safety – 26 June Scotsman: Finance Secretary Derek Mackay considers …

23
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 23 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Mentions: Sunday Post: Class divide in fire safety laws as some Scots tenants aren’t guaranteed a working smoke alarm – 18 June  Articles: Residential Landlord: May Sees Upturn In Rental Market – 21 June BBC News: Queen’s Speech 2017: Lettings fees to be banned – 21 …

16
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 16 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Guardian: Quarter of households in UK will rent privately by end of 2021, says report – 12 June Property Wire: Rented sector in Scotland has sound outlook despite political uncertainty in UK – 13 June PropertyTribes: New insight on public perception of landlords – 14 …

9
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 9 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Articles: Simple: Tory peer calls for new Government to ditch ill-conceived tax hikes on PRS – 5 June SHN: Letter to the Editor: Westminster actions still have an impact on Scottish housing – 5 June Mortgage Introducer: Half of landlords still looking to expand portfolios – …

2
Jun

Letting agents in the media – 2 June

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest – 2 June. Mentions: Property Industry Eye: Regulation: First letting agents in Scotland complete training ahead of mandatory licensing – 30 May Articles: Scottish Housing News: SFHA outlines its five general election asks – 26 May CommonSpace: Solidarity in action: Living Rent campaign defeats ‘illegal fees’ …

26
May

Letting agents in the media – 26 May

Letting agents in the media and articles of interest. Mentions: Scottish Housing News: First letting agents graduate from new training course – 22 May Articles: Residential Landlord: Scottish Tenancy Changes To Affect HMO Investment – 22 May SHN: House prices in Glasgow’s suburbs set to rise by almost a quarter in next five years – …