All Posts in Tag

student property north

Right-to-rent legislation to come into effect

From 1st December 2014 the Right-to-Rent legislation is to come into effect. The legislation requires that landlords check their tenants have the right to rent in the UK. The scheme will first be rolled out in Wolverhampton, Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Birmingham before alternations, if needed, are made and the legislation is introduced around the…

Shortage of student accommodation in the UK

The BCC conducted research into the lack of student accommodation around the UK. They have found that in some cases the lack of student accommodation supplied by universities has left some students sharing the personal living space they had intended to have to themselves. Students have been forced to share single rooms, arriving at their new…