Tag: policy

It was better when they forgot all about the PRS

For some people, (teachers and dare I say Tube staff)[1] the summer months are a time of winding down at work, quiet relaxation and holidays with family and/or friends. For the policy team at the NLA however, the last few months have been very eventful. What are we playing at? No we haven’t been gripped … Continue reading It was better when they forgot all about the PRS

Laying the foundations for private renting?

The long-awaited Housing Strategy for England – Laying the foundations - has now arrived. The headlines were dominated by the mortgage indemnity guarantee, restarting “shovel ready” developments, and revitalising the Right to Buy. But what does the strategy have to say about private renting? The chapter focusing on private renting opens with a statement of … Continue reading Laying the foundations for private renting?