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RICS finds the longest sequence of falling landlord interest since records began
Experts warn that incoming legislation will cut numbers further
Residential housing market also slows as lack of choice dampens buyer interest
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The High Court has ruled the government’s Right to Rent scheme breaches human rights law.
Under the Right to Rent landlords are responsible for checking the immigration status of their tenants with the prospect of prosecution if they know or have “reasonable cause to believe” that the property they are letting is occupied by someone who does not have the right to rent in the UK.