17 May 2019
City AM: Don’t be so quick to kick Section 21
Scott considers policy issues surrounding Section 21 Notices. He assesses the Government's proposals and concludes that careful reform is preferable to a headline-grabbing policy of abolition. If the Government is serious about improving tenants' lives it should avoid cheap fixes and do more to ensure that tenants are better protected against unscrupulous landlords. It could start by investing in a better inspection and compliance system so that rogue landlords have nowhere to hide. Sadly, it does not look like the Government will step up to the challenge.
To read Scott’s full article please go to the City A.M website
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