Living Rent members in Glasgow have successfully forced a meeting with the notorious Glasgow Letting Agency, Infiniti Properties after a two day standoff which included private security, barricaded doors and three police cars.Read more
Members in Govan take to the doors of Govan speaking against proposed rent hikes.
Dozens of Living Rent activists and supporters held a protest in Edinburgh this morning amid concerns the Airbnb boom is causing severe housing problems in the capital.
Living Rent is very concerned about the growth of Airbnb, especially in 'tight' housing markets such as Edinburgh. The holiday let boom has been increasing housing scarcity and increasing rents for people who live and work in the City. We recommend very strong legislation to limit holiday lets of this kind, to ensure housing remains affordable and secure for residents.Read more
Living Rent Members Protest Bogus Rent Consultation
Following all of our exciting work over the last 12 months, winning campaigns against rip off letting agencies, and dodgy landlords, Living Rent is excited to announce our Second National Conference to help us plan our future victories!Read more
Living Rent members win massive rent reductions.
Ho Ho Ho! Santa’s broke, he can’t pay the rent, and he’s facing eviction!Read more
Living Rent, Scotland’s tenants’ union, is launching a campaign to stop winter evictions. A #WinterBreak would suspend all evictions between November and March to prevent deaths amongst the homeless population. This means no person with a legal tenancy agreement, in a mortgaged home or in sheltered accommodation can be evicted during the winter months.Read more