Right to Rent Scheme

In December 2014 England’s West Midlands saw the introduction of the Right to Rent Scheme Pilot, which over the past year was deemed to be a success by the Government, which maintained it aided letting agents to cut down on rogue landlords that were targeting vulnerable migrants. The Scheme was also seen to have helped […]

Complying with Right to Rent Guide

The Home Office introduced a Right to Rent scheme which saw the property industry take direct responsibility for immigration checks for those seeking to rent private residential property. It is expected that the scheme will be rolled out nationally later on this year following an evaluation process and the scheme has been recent headline news. […]

Right to Rent: Its Official

Right to Rent The locations and implementation date of ‘Right to Rent’ checks has been announced today by the Minister of Immigration, James Brokenshire. As prescribed by sections 20-37 of the Immigration Act 2014 will first be implemented as of 1 December 2014 in Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Walsall and Sandwell. When these provisions come into force, […]