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Tenants Feel safer thanks to Deposit

A staggering ninety-one percent of tenants feel safer since tenancy deposit legislation was introduced two years ago, a new survey from The Deposit Protection Service (DPS) reveals. Since April 2007, when tenancy deposit legislation was...

Letting agent use 'hits record high'

More people in the UK than ever before are using the services of letting agents in order to find a rental property. The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) told BBC Radio 1's Newsbeat that the number of tenants on its...

Gas Safe Register replaced the CORGI gas register in Great Britain and the Isle of Man on 1st April 2009

Gas Safe Register replaced CORGI as the gas registration body in GB on 1 April 2009. The HSE carried out a review of gas safety in 2006 which, after consultation with the gas industry, engineers and the public, led to the decision to change to a...

Buoyant rental sector bucks the trend

The current economic climate is changing the way we think about renting property and for more and more people renting is becoming a viable alternative to buying. With an uncertain property market, unemployment rising and poorly performing...