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Renting in London losing its appeal

Jonas Crosland

Renting in London losing its appeal

When rents on private homes rose in April last year at the fastest rate for six months, it was assumed that landlords were reacting to the raft of new taxes and the tapering of mortgage interest relief, but we suggested back then that the real cause was probably the lack of supply to meet growing demand.

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