Rent Control Zones for Edinburgh

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We are asking Edinburgh City Council to Implement a Rent Pressure Zone across the city to stop sky-high rents driving people into poverty.

 

Renters in Edinburgh are struggling. Year in, year out rents go up far faster than wages, and it is reaching a breaking point. Edinburgh City Council has the power to designate areas as so-called ‘rent pressure zones’ and bring in rent controls, to stop landlords ripping tenants off for poor-quality housing. It’s time for them to use these powers.

 

See who else is signing:
Rob Gowans
Lucia Vigilante
Isabelle Dicks
Priyasha Madhavan
Kirsty Duncan
Keshav Bhatnagar
Alison Macpherson
Joanna Bednarek
Tahnee Mackensen
Sue Renton
Julie Clark
Brenda Williams
Fiona McQueen
Gordon Jack
Alex Robb
Lizzie Rhoades
Emma McGillivray
Maisie Caro
Simone Seifert
Emma Stout
xihui chen
Marianna Michailidou
Rebecca Barnes
Natasha Ross
Kirsty Paterson
Matthew Knights
Naomi Farmer
Ben Christman

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  • Rob Gowans
    signed 2018-03-04 13:05:35 +0000
  • Lucia Vigilante
    signed via 2018-03-04 12:58:28 +0000
  • Isabelle Dicks
    signed 2018-03-04 12:42:52 +0000
  • Priyasha Madhavan
    signed 2018-03-04 12:35:51 +0000
  • Kirsty Duncan
    signed 2018-03-04 12:34:13 +0000
  • Kay Lias
    posted about this on Facebook 2018-03-04 12:33:22 +0000
    Sign the petition, Lets get Rent Pressure Zones for Edinburgh!
  • Keshav Bhatnagar
    signed 2018-03-04 12:32:43 +0000
    Keshav Bhatnagar
  • Alison Macpherson
    signed 2018-03-04 12:25:07 +0000
  • Joanna Bednarek
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  • Tahnee Mackensen
    signed 2018-03-04 12:15:47 +0000
  • Sue Renton
    signed 2018-03-04 12:09:12 +0000
  • Julie Clark
    signed 2018-03-04 11:58:02 +0000
  • Brenda Williams
    signed 2018-03-04 11:55:58 +0000
  • Fiona McQueen
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    Sign the petition, Lets get Rent Pressure Zones for Edinburgh!
  • Fiona McQueen
    signed 2018-03-04 11:12:47 +0000
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  • Gordon Jack
    signed 2018-03-04 01:07:13 +0000
  • Alex Robb
    signed 2018-03-03 17:43:49 +0000
  • Lizzie Rhoades
    signed 2018-03-03 17:07:30 +0000
  • Emma McGillivray
    signed 2018-03-03 16:52:26 +0000
  • Maisie Caro
    signed 2018-03-03 16:51:03 +0000
  • Simone Seifert
    signed 2018-03-03 16:28:15 +0000
  • Emma Stout
    signed via 2018-03-02 00:21:57 +0000
  • xihui chen
    signed 2018-03-01 17:36:22 +0000
    xihui chen
  • Marianna Michailidou
    signed 2018-03-01 17:36:18 +0000
  • Rebecca Barnes
    signed 2018-03-01 17:22:36 +0000
  • Natasha Ross
    signed 2018-02-28 13:00:17 +0000
  • Kirsty Paterson
    signed 2018-02-28 09:02:19 +0000
  • Matthew Knights
    signed 2018-02-28 02:24:53 +0000
  • Naomi Farmer
    signed 2018-02-27 16:43:15 +0000
  • Ben Christman
    signed 2018-02-27 13:27:50 +0000