Wyndford Tenants Union - Nothing is too good for the Wyndford.Read more
Come along to this great film night featuring a series of radical community films, not often shown and not to be missed!
Tuesday 19 March, 7-10pm at the Flying DuckRead more
THE PROBLEM OF RENT brings together contributors to the recently published Rent and its Discontents: A Century of Housing Struggle and housing activists.
We’ve launched our proposals for rent controls in Scotland, seeking to control the price of housing, improve quality and tackle gentrification in our cities. More than being another policy, rent controls push back against the power that landlords have over tenants, by ensuring what landlords charge is equivalent to the property’s standard. All renters will benefit from this change but especially the young, black and minority ethnicity communities, migrants and the working class people as they earn less and are disproportionately represented in the private residential sector.
A Report from the Organising Team Launch in the Campaign to Support Asylum Seeker AccommodationRead more
Living Rent made a wee trip down to share ideas with ACORN Manchester
Don't worry if you've missed it, you can read a detailed report of the event here.
An update on our Seize the Fees campaign and an overview of the challenges we have faced with both Castle Residential and the Scottish Association of Landlords (SAL)
Living Rent starts 2019 with expansion plans and possibilities!
After successfully securing funding From Foundation Scotland and Big Lottery, Living Rent is recruiting for two part-time positions in Glasgow: one organiser and one casework coordinator [with administrative support responsibilities]. Please see below for the description of the two positions.
Glasgow Sales and Lettings sign Tenant Union agreement to clamp down on Illegal Fees.Read more