Nationalisation and confiscation of private rented property

Well, don’t say I always try to paint investing in the private rented sector as being totally without risk! NATIONALISATION AND CONFISCATION OF PRIVATE RENTED PROPERTY So, here I go again with this look at the possibility of nationalisation and even confiscation of private rented property. Many of you will be saying that this is not possible, but then people […]

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Rent Controls in London

Rent Controls Ah, it is silly season again and the old chestnut of rent controls is back in the news. It is a topic we have written about a lot, most recently here: https://www.lettingfocus.com/blogs/2014/05/rent-controls/ Jeremy Corbyn has proposed that under Labour, councils could be given powers to control what he calls “skyrocketing rents”.┬áHe will be thinking especially of some form […]

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