Eric Pickles draft tenants’ charter
October 21, 2013
The government has announced that it plans to tackle a number of issues in the Private Rented Sector (PRS). Eric Pickles, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, has responded to the DCLG select committee enquiry by outlining new measures including a Tenant Charters.
The tenants charter, states what renters should expect and action to take if they feel they have been the victims of hidden fees or other poor practices.
It is currently only in its draft stage but we will most certainly be keeping on top of anything about this as and when information is released.