Renting families move so often they are nearly nomadic - new research

Of all the things that need improvement in private renting, the one that is probably most undeservedly overlooked is how unstable it is: how often renters move. OK, it isn’t the sort of thing that leads to deaths, like electrical faults can. But it is a defining feature of being a renter in England that has wide-ranging damaging effects like putting them under financial strain, uprooting them from friends and family and increasing their commuter costs.

It’s particularly … Read more