Blanket Insecurity

Looking at the latest data release from the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), it caught my eye that possession claims in the private rented sector have now overtaken those made on mortgaged properties.

A possession claim is the first step in a legal process which can end with the loss of a home. And in 2013, a total of 212,667 of them were issued through county courts in England. Just over half of these – nearly 108,000 – were on behalf … Read more