Here’s our round-up of the best stories we’ve posted in the last week.
There’s some important legislation on the way, rent control for London is mooted, car parks may solve the housing shortage in Manchester, and just where are the online housing snoopers?
1.Tenant Fees Bill passes final hurdle on way to becoming law
Major changes in the private rented sector are on the way after the Tenant Fees Bill passed its third and final reading in the House of Commons.
2.New Act set to help tackle the scourge of unfit rental properties
Tenants living in sub-standard rented accommodation will shortly have more powers to tackle irresponsible landlords with a new Act of Parliament coming into force.