RLA Attends Newport Landlords Fayre

Yesterday the RLA attended the Newport Landlords Fayre organised by Newport City Council. There were a number of guest speakers present, including Ann Rowlands from the Welsh Government who talked about the introduction of mandatory registration and licensing in the...

Second Cwmbran Landlord Forum To Be Held

Following the successful forum reported last month, QualitySolicitors Rubin LewisO’Brien will hold a further event on 4th November at the Parkway Hotel in Cwmbran. The guest speaker for this event will be Mandy St John Davey; local property investor. Mandy...

Welsh Government Release Rent Data

A Welsh Government agency, Statistics for Wales, has released Private Rented Sector rent level data for 2013.  The dataset provides a useful indicator of rent levels for each of the 22 local authorities in Wales. The average rent for a 2-bedroom home in Wales is...

Renting Homes Model Contract Consultation Submitted

On Tuesday we submitted our response to the Renting Homes Illustrative Model Contract Consultation. As you may know from earlier posts, the Welsh Government is intending to replace all Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement with a proposed ‘Standard’ model contract....