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DWP will exclude mortgage protection income from benefit calculations

The government has announced that income from an insurance policy specifically to cover mo...

  • Jul 11, 2018
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‘No realistic safety net’ from SMI for joint mortgage households – Scottish Widows

Households with joint mortgages are particularly vulnerable following changes to the Suppo...

  • Feb 07, 2018
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‘Landlords are willing to let, but lenders prevent them’ – Star Letter 20/10/2017

Each week Mortgage Solutions and its sister title Specialist Lending Solutions select the ...

  • Oct 20, 2017
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Just two in ten landlords willing to house Universal Credit claimants

Research from the National Landlords Association (NLA) has found just two in ten landlords...

  • Oct 18, 2017
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Universal Credit sends rent arrears soaring – reports

An exclusive report in The Observer on the weekend revealed the government’s flagship we...

  • Sep 18, 2017
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Pay housing benefit direct to landlords to end discrimination, says RLA

The Residential Landlords Association is calling on politicians to change the current bene...

  • May 03, 2017
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Benefit tenant rent arrears up by 16% after Universal Credit pilot – study

A study has revealed rent arrears leapt by 16% during a housing benefit payment pilot cond...

  • May 20, 2016
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Universal Credit and why brokers need to take note

Universal Credit (UC) was initially introduced in 2013 and, with its continued roll out th...

  • Apr 21, 2015
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