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Civil Court Fees Increased

From 4 April 2011 Civil Court Fees went up which will affect most types of possession claim.  The key increases to note are: Accelerated Possession Claims: up from £150 to £175.00 Standard Procedure Possession Claims: up from £150 to £175.00 Bailiff … Continue reading

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The RICS report that residential rents are on the rise

RICS Residential Lettings Survey for November 2010 – January 2011 (http://www.rics.org/site/scripts/press_article.aspx?pressReleaseID=434) reports that rents for private residential lettings are on the increase.  In fact, they are showing the strongest upward pressure since the survey began. This can only be positive news for … Continue reading

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Rent arrears on the rise again

The BBC reported last month that nearly 12% of all rent paid by residential tenants was in arrears.  Up by two percent from December 2010.  Traditionally, January is a time where arrears pick up as people tend to over extend themselves … Continue reading

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