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New blow for landlords: 177,000 homes face new test

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/consumer-affairs/new-blow-landlords-177000-homes-face-new-test/

HMO landlords: prepare for new rules

The government is cracking down on overcrowded house shares. If you’re an HMO landlord, make sure you’re up to date. https://moneyweek.com/494407/hmo-landlords-prepare-for-new-rules/

Licence Fees may be unlawful

https://www.property118.com/licence-fees-may-unlawful/

Government confirms NO announcement due on long term tenancies

https://news.rla.org.uk/government-confirms-no-announcement-due-on-long-term-tenancies/?utm_source=enews&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=enews

Universal Credit and rented housing: guide for landlords

The DWP has updated guidance for landlords on Universal Credit.  It can be accessed here.  

How to Rent guide updated

How to Rent guide updated-make sure you issue THIS version. The Government’s How to Rent guide has been updated, just two weeks after the previous update. This update means that landlords and letting agents must make sure that new tenants or those renewing, issue the correct version of the guide. Read more.....

Financial incentives for longer tenancies

Landlords could be rewarded with financial incentives for longer tenancies...... Read more

Longer term tenancies: What’s in it for landlords?

http://news.rla.org.uk/longer-term-tenancies-whats-in-it-for-landlords/

Best place to live 2018………..YORK!

http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/york-best-places-to-live-8grhj85sn  

SASH Sleepout 2018 update

York RLA's Chairman - Andrew Simpson braved the cold, wet, windy weather last Friday evening and joined SASH for their Sleepout 2018 Event.  Please click on the link below to read more. http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/16079427.SASH_supporters_brave_rain_for_sleepout_to_prevent_homelessness/ Donations can still be made by visiting the following Virgin Money Giving page: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/YorkRLA-AndrewSimpson