Skip to content

The Olympics – no private tenant winners!

May 13, 2012

There is increasing evidence that some landlords are evicting private tenants to get higher rents from visitors to the Olympics.

It has been reported that some tenants are being evicted illegally.

The whole problem with private renting is that there is no security for the majority of private tenants. The Assured Shorthold tenancy allows landlords an automatic right to possession and allows some rogue landlords to evict tenants in retaliation to their requests for repairs etc (see the NPTO report on www.npto.btck.co.uk/researchandreports for evidence on retaliatory eviction).

It is time private tenants had security of tenure.

 

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

From → Uncategorized

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: