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Help with rent arrears and problems with paying your rent

Help with rent arrears and problems with paying your rent | impact of arrears | Scoop.it

Why you need to take action and what to do if you’re in arrears with your rent or are at risk of eviction

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Principal Auditor slams Housing Department as rent arrears top £6m -

Principal Auditor slams Housing Department as rent arrears top £6m - | impact of arrears | Scoop.it

The principle auditor has blasted the weak recovery action exercised by the Housing Department as rent arrears on Gibraltar Government properties peaked at over £6 million.  As of December 2015, arrears of unpaid rents stood at...

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Council gets tough on rent arrears

Council gets tough on rent arrears | impact of arrears | Scoop.it

East Dunbartonshire Council is tackling rent arrears head on, with the warning that falling behind with your rent can lead to you losing your home.

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​Rent arrears cause illness of men women and children Baroness Meacher Housing Bill amendment demands health report

TO MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF LORDS. HOUSING AND PLANNING BILL The following amendment has been tabled by BARONESS MEACHER Insert th

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1299 Black Country people in arrears over bedroom tax - expressandstar.com

1299 Black Country people in arrears over bedroom tax - expressandstar.com | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
More than half of the thousands of people in a Black Country borough who have been hit by the so-called bedroom tax are currently in rent arrears.
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Evictions soar in England and Wales as benefit cuts bite - Financial Times

Evictions soar in England and Wales as benefit cuts bite - Financial Times | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
The number of people being evicted by their landlords has risen sharply in the past four years, according to official statistics — a trend that housing charities blame on benefit cuts imposed by the previous coalition government.
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Leeds City Council writes off £1.2 million in rent arrears

Leeds City Council writes off £1.2 million in rent arrears | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Yorkshire's biggest council has written off more than a million pounds of rent owed by the tenants of their council houses. Leeds City Council say around 2,500 tenants who cannot pay, or cannot be traced by the authority, owe around £1.2 million.
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Bedroom tax sent council house rent arrears soaring in Swansea, says new report

Bedroom tax sent council house rent arrears soaring in Swansea, says new report | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
COUNCIL house rent arrears shot up as a result of the bedroom tax, according to housing officers in Swansea. The figure stood at £1,078,902 in 2013-14 — a surge of 27 per cent on the...
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Wirral Council hands out £790,000 in crisis payments to help tenants struggling with bedroom tax arrears

Wirral Council hands out £790,000 in crisis payments to help tenants struggling with bedroom tax arrears | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
BIRKENHEAD'S MP revealed shock figures showing the sky-high cost of covering bedroom tax arrears in Merseyside has rocketed to £4.5m
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The election has finally opened Tory eyes to the disaster of the bedroom tax

The election has finally opened Tory eyes to the disaster of the bedroom tax | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
After praising the bedroom tax for five years, Tory MPs returned from their constituency doorsteps with a better understanding of the choas it has caused
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Social landlords expect cuts to trigger new wave of homelessness

Social landlords expect cuts to trigger new wave of homelessness | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Report based on survey of English housing associations and councils suggests government moves to restrict benefits will result in a surge in tenant evictions
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Tories could raise Bedroom Tax as part of £12bn welfare cuts, document reveals

Tories could raise Bedroom Tax as part of £12bn welfare cuts, document reveals | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Tenants struggling to afford their rents face being slapped with another big rise or forced to leave their homes
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Tenants' rent arrears soar in pilot benefit scheme - BBC News

Tenants' rent arrears soar in pilot benefit scheme - BBC News | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Rent arrears among tenants on a pilot project that pays housing benefit directly to recipients have seen a big increase, figures obtained by the BBC show.
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Housing associations and furniture re-use organisations can work together to reduce tenant debt risk

Housing associations and furniture re-use organisations can work together to reduce tenant debt risk | impact of arrears | Scoop.it

RT @HelMiddleton: Wide variety of solutions to minimise rent arrears & financial/social exclusion are possible https://t.co/ku5KzB8d5V @CHC…...

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East Dunbartonshire Council launches rent arrears advertising campaign - Scottish Housing News

East Dunbartonshire Council launches rent arrears advertising campaign - Scottish Housing News | impact of arrears | Scoop.it

A council advertising campaign aimed at tackling the issue of rent arrears is underway in East Dunbartonshire. The campaign, which poses the question ‘Up to your ears in rent arrears?

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Rent rises puts tenants in arrears - Gloucester Citizen

Rent rises puts tenants in arrears - Gloucester Citizen | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
A new study has found that those in rented homes are increasingly struggling to make ends meet as prices continue to rise resulting in the number in arrears reaching their worst level in more than...
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HB truth – Not the IDS, BBC and IFS porcine faeces | SPeye Joe (Welfarewrites)

HB truth – Not the IDS, BBC and IFS porcine faeces | SPeye Joe (Welfarewrites) | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Housing Benefit has increased IN REAL TERMS since May 2010 yet the Tories and the BBC are determined to deliberately mislead over the reasons for this in a Radio 4 Analysis broadcast this evening.
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Wolverhampton council house tenants owe more than £1.2m in unpaid rent - expressandstar.com

Wolverhampton council house tenants owe more than £1.2m in unpaid rent - expressandstar.com | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Council house tenants in Wolverhampton owe more than £1 million in unpaid rent, new figures show.
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Sharp rise in arrears as rents soar, say letting agents - Letting Agent Today

Sharp rise in arrears as rents soar, say letting agents - Letting Agent Today | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
There has been a sharp rise in rent arrears - they made up 8.7 per cent of all rent payable in June, according to data collected...
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Angus Housing Association rent arrears at record low - Scottish Housing News - Scottish Housing News

Angus Housing Association rent arrears at record low - Scottish Housing News - Scottish Housing News | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Angus Housing Association has set a record low for its rent arrears, with only 1.82 per cent of current tenants’ rent uncollected as at 31 March 2015.
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Housing benefit to be targeted in Osborne's welfare cuts - IFS » Central Government » 24dash.com

Housing benefit to be targeted in Osborne's welfare cuts - IFS » Central Government » 24dash.com | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
Housing benefit could be cut by over 10% in George Osborne's July Budget as the government attempts to deliver its commitment to reduce welfare spending by £12 billion in two years.
The Institute for Fiscal Studies said today that the pledge t...
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Serious rent arrears up 4% | Property Reporter

Serious rent arrears up 4% | Property Reporter | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
RT @thekeyplace1: The last thing landlords need is non paying tenants. Let The Key Place chase arrears for you http://t.co/6twscncmqL http…
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Bedroom Tax to hit a million more people as Tories launch 100-day welfare blitz

Bedroom Tax to hit a million more people as Tories launch 100-day welfare blitz | impact of arrears | Scoop.it
David Cameron will hit society's most vulnerable the hardest as he finally begins to identify his £12billion of welfare cuts
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Checking the amount of rent arrears

Check the amount of rent arrears you owe to your landlord. You might not agree with the amount of rent arrears your landlord says you owe
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