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Update on Rent Pressure Zones

There is a clear public consensus in favour of rent controls. The Scottish Government's own consultation showed that, and poll after poll has confirmed it. Tenants up and down the country are struggling desperately to make ends meet, while rents continue to spiral out of control. Our own survey in Edinburgh has showed that tenants spend 40% of their income on rent, which is preventing them from saving for deposits – an issue which has been highlighted across the country. Continue reading

Living Rent will be marching against Trump's UK visit

Living Rent members will be marching at the anti-Trump demonstration on the 14th of July. Continue reading

One year on since the Grenfell tower fire: No justice! No Peace!

Statement of solidarity with all those seeking justice for the victims of Grenfell   Continue reading

Territorial Inquiry: Partick & Whiteinch

 “No politics without inquiry” – Living Rent public walk in Partick and Whiteinch   Continue reading

Events and Actions in June - Glasgow Branch

Don't miss out on our coming up events and actions! Continue reading

Radical Education Day with Living Rent

“Enough waiting – it’s time for action!” Continue reading

Living Rent celebrates May Day

Living Rent Glasgow members attended last weekend's MayDay march in Glasgow. Continue reading

Living Rent launch #seizethefees campaign

Glasgow Letting Agents served with notice regarding illegal fees. Continue reading

Seize the Fees

Join our online survey compiling concrete evidence to build a picture showing the scale of illegal fees being charged in the city. Continue reading