Landlords will no longer be able to ban their tenants from keeping pets under the Renter Rights Revolution.
New laws announced today mean they can’t deny an animal friend request without a good reason.
Michael Gove is also preventing snobby landlords from poke their noses at children or for-profit families.
and dodgy bosses will be banned from further dodging their tenants At short notice without any reason.
notice period rent The increase would be doubled to prevent sudden price jumps by greedy landlords.
Action is the focus of the Housing Secretary “new Deal” Being launched in a white paper for tenants.
Mr Gove said: “For too long many private tenants have been at the mercy of unscrupulous landlords who fail to repair homes and allow families to live in damp, unsafe and cold properties, undue ‘no fault’ on them. Eviction orders are threatened.”
Stricter private rental standards will be imposed to save thousands of families from living in filth.
More than half a million renters live in dirty homes that pose a serious health risk.
Councils would be given stricter powers to impose harsh fines for the worst-off landlords and to recover money for tenants in exchange for a short period of time.
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