Tag: lobbying

NLA in action

NLA in action

This month, Chris Norris, NLA Director of Policy and Practice, tells us how the NLA has been influencing the debate around three key issues for landlords: right to rent; the Tenant Fees Bill; and selective licensing.   The issue: right to rent Summary The issue of the government’s regulations on right to rent, requiring landlords … Continue reading NLA in action

NLA in action: gas safety, MEES price caps and new letting agent regulation

NLA in action: gas safety, MEES price caps and new letting agent regulation

Director of policy and practice Chris Norris on how the NLA is influencing the latest regulation and consultations this month. The issue Renewing gas safety checks Summary All landlords must carry out annual gas safety checks; however, it was becoming increasingly difficult to get the tenant’s permission to access the property on the renewal date. … Continue reading NLA in action: gas safety, MEES price caps and new letting agent regulation

We will fight them on the beaches: addressing the ‘unforeseen’ consequences of the Budget

We will fight them on the beaches: addressing the ‘unforeseen’ consequences of the Budget Further to our work mentioned in our previous blog on the issue, the NLA has continued work lobbying on the Budget to address the ‘unforeseen’ consequences, with the loss of mortgage interest tax relief being the major focus of the policy … Continue reading We will fight them on the beaches: addressing the ‘unforeseen’ consequences of the Budget