From all quarters- the pressure builds to end letting fees

Meet Julie, from Watford. When her landlord decided to sell up, she searched for a new home to live in with her young son. She pulled together the deposit and rent in advance, but was suddenly asked to pay seven hundred pounds in letting agency fees. Some more fortunate may have savings to fall back on, but Julie didn’t. Like twenty seven per cent of renters using a letting agency, Julie would’ve had to borrow money or use a loan … Read more