New electrical checks and safety standards for Landlords8:59 AM, 15th January 2020
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Is this what landlords in the rest of the UK have to look forward to post the ban on Section 21?
In 2017 all rent and repair issues in private sector housing were moved to a new Housing and Property Chamber Tribunal and since then the information returned by the FOI requests shows that on average it now takes 312 to evict a tenant in Scotland.
Adrian Sangster, National Lettings Director for Aberdein Considine, said: “By creating this increasingly hostile investment market for landlords, governments risk driving investors away, and by default cutting the availability of properties for let and driving up average rents.”
The total figure of 312 days is broken down by:
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