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Back renting, new housing secretary urged (iStock)

The new secretary of state for housing, communities and local government James Brokenshire should give his full backi...
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Developer expands Birmingham rental developments (iStock)

The growth of private rental scheme (PRS) developments outside London is continuing at a growing pace, with the acqui...
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Stamp duty break for first-time buyers 'helps 69,000' (iStock)

The stamp duty exemption announced for first-time buyers in the November Budget has already benefited 69,000 people, ...
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Thinktank paper seeks 'capitalist' solution to rental shortage (iStock)

Britain's housing crisis - including the challenges faced by the private rented sector - can best be solved by a ...
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Business as usual not a good thing, says Arla (iStock/Nicola Ferrari)

The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) has described the latest data on the private residential sector ...
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Government seeks tougher penalties for empty homes (Laura young for Adfero)

The government is seeking to give local councils the right to impose double the normal rate of council tax on homes d...
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