Monday, 14 February 2011
Greedy landlords are putting up rents
These hikes will come as bad news for many tenants already struggling to cope with rising inflation and the extra costs of the VAT hike.
But unfortunately rising costs hit landlords as well as tenants – so in many circumstances while rent increases are frustrating, they may also be justified. But it’s still important to know your rights as a tenant and be aware of what you can do if you believe your rent is being unfairly hiked.
Click here to read the full story Greedy landlords are putting up rents
This appears to be a classic case of provocative headline to grab the reader whilst the article says something quite different. However, there are some good points raised in the article, especially for tenants who may not understand their rights and landlords who might also be a bit fuzzy about what they can and can't do!
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