Monthly archives: April 2016

John Bibby
John Bibby

By John Bibby

Starter Homes update: things we’ve learned from the technical consultation

Many peers expressed worries about the lack of detail in the Housing and Planning Bill during its early outings in the House of Lords. In fact they had an awful lot of concerns about some of the central parts of the bill, like Starter Homes. Many were exercised about the fact that the Bill includes remarkably little detail about how the sweeping reforms to affordable housing will actually work. Instead of specifying these vital details, the Bill will give the … MORE...

Scott Dawes
Scott Dawes

By Scott Dawes

Need a new place to rent? Try Dodgy Lettings.

Did you know there’s a brand new lettings agent website for people needing a new home?

Dodgy Lettings cuts through the jargon, shows renters what to look out for and what to avoid. This video also shows the kind of service you can expect from their friendly staff.

Ok, you’ve got us – it isn’t a real lettings agent website, just a spoof one we’ve set up to show how bad renting can be.

There are no sunset filled pics … MORE...