Further to our article, the Government’s “Right to Rent” legislation, deemed incompatible with articles 14 and 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights, the Minister of State for Immigration, Caroline Nokes, has informed Parliament that the Home Office has been granted permission to appeal the Judgment.
Judgment was today handed down in R (Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants) v Secretary of State for the Home Department concerning the Government’s “Right to Rent” scheme which has been the cause of concern for both landlords and tenants.
Monday 12 June will see our Guildford office taking part in The Guildford Legal Walk, a 10km walk through the Surrey countryside to raise funds for the Surrey Law Centre.
It is currently estimated that around 100,000 British home owners let their properties through Airbnb. However, thanks to a recent decision this may be about to change.