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The Tories are crowing over their new law to "help private renters" - but there's a HUGE catch

The Tories are crowing over their new law to “help private renters” – but...

After two years of delays and obfuscation, the government's ostensibly generous Tenant Fees Bill has finally gained Royal assent, meaning that from June 1st 2019, Estate Agents and landlords will no longer be able...

Theresa May ‘SCRAPS plans to help Private Renters’ after backlash from Tory Politician-Landlords

It's not often that the Conservative Party proposes a policy that might actually help poorer people, but their plan to guarantee private renters three-year long tenancies would have given much-needed security to those who...
A Charity has a watertight new plan to completely eradicate homelessness - and the Tories look set to ignore it

A Charity has a watertight new plan to completely eradicate homelessness – and the...

Homelessness is becoming an omnipresent strain in the zeitgeist of modern Britain: sleeping bags on the streets, sad cardboard signs with harried marker pen-scrawlings and the pallid faces of the victims of this country's...
Body of Foster Carer found in sea after she was evicted due to Tory bedroom tax and housing benefit cuts

Body of ‘loving Foster Carer’ found in sea after she was evicted due to...

Just days after being evicted from her home, the body of Margaret Blenman was discovered by a fisherman close to Brighton Marina at around 06:30 on November 19th last year. Ms Blenman, 48, had been...
A Tory MP said the latest Tory housing proposals are 'the sort of policy you might expect from Soviet Russia'

A Tory MP said the latest Tory housing proposals are ‘the sort of policy...

A Conservative MP and former under-Secretary to the now-Housing Minister Sajid Javid told the Daily Mail in 2015 that plans to crack down on greedy land banking property developers by issuing them with 'use...
Jeremy Corbyn just pledged to buy every homeless person a house as soon as he becomes PM

Jeremy Corbyn just pledged to house every single rough sleeper as soon as he...

Labour's first act as a ruling government would be to eradicate rough sleeping entirely by buying properties to house every single person currently sleeping on the streets of Britain. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn promised that,...
New Tory Housing Minister Sajid Javid was Director of brother's £11m buy-to-let property firm

New Tory Housing Secretary Sajid Javid was Director of his brother’s £11m buy-to-let property...

Theresa May and the Conservatives have come in for fierce criticism today after it was exposed that the brother of newly appointed Housing Secretary Sajid Javid is the owner of a buy-to-let property company...
Tories slammed as 'unacceptably complacent' after overseeing 134% rise in rough sleeping

Committee slams Tories as ‘unacceptably complacent’ for overseeing 134% rise in rough sleeping

In what strikes at first glance as an oxymoron in nomenclature, 78,000 households are homeless, including 120,000 children.  As the number of households in temporary accommodation has risen 60% since 2010 and the number of...
98% of All Homes Built Under the Tories' Help to Buy Scheme are "UNINHABITABLE"

98% of homes built under Tories’ Help to Buy scheme ‘unsafe’ or ‘not fit...

The pressure of an austerity-led housing crisis to build more houses for a population increasingly coming to terms with being renters for the rest of their lives has caused 98% of new build-home buyers...

Bristol man living in a ‘cave’ after despicable rogue landlord cuts off electricity

A Bristol resident who described his one-bedroom flat as a "cave" has gone on rent strike in protest against his rogue landlord. Callum Hay moved into the Bristol property over two years ago after being...
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