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Tenant Fees Bill introduced into Parliament

The government’s Tenant Fees Bill, which will outlaw a host of practices including the f...

  • May 02, 2018
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MPs debate doubling council tax for owners of long-term empty homes

New legislation that will hand councils more powers against owners of long-term empty home...

  • Apr 23, 2018
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Treasury keen to include rental payments on UK credit profiles

A Treasury minister has pledged the government will raise awareness on services that allow...

  • Oct 24, 2017
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Parliament to debate rental payments and relationship to FTB mortgage affordability

Following an online petition from a 27-year old, which gained over 147,000 signatures, MPs...

  • Oct 23, 2017
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A nation of FTBs in need of flexibility

I have plenty of sympathy with Jamie Pogson from Plymouth.

  • Apr 04, 2017
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Treasury rejects appeal to use rent to prove mortgage affordability

HM Treasury believes a borrower meeting rent payments is not sufficient evidence to demons...

  • Mar 30, 2017
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What did you miss? The top 10 stories on Mortgage Solutions this week

This week’s mortgage news was headlined by someone used to topping the bill in packed co...

  • Mar 17, 2017
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Parliament to consider using rent as mortgage evidence for FTBs

MPs will debate a proposal to allow rent payments to be used as evidence for meeting mortg...

  • Mar 15, 2017
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Builders and government recommit to deliver one million homes by 2020

The housebuilding industry and the government have come together to reaffirm their commitm...

  • May 11, 2016
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Cameron guarantees EU referendum; pledges tax powers for Scotland

Giving his victory speech outside 10 Downing Street after the Conservatives secured a surp...

  • May 08, 2015
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