Gordon Brown

Former Labour MP for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath

Letting Agent Fees

There have been votes in Parliament on if letting agent fees, charged to tenants, ought be more strongly regulated or even banned.

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Gordon Brown voted for restrictions on fees charged to tenants by letting agents

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

Key votes about restrictions on fees charged to tenants by letting agents:

  • On 25 Jun 2014: Gordon Brown voted to ban letting agent fees, to make three year tenancies the default in the private rented sector and for action on excessive rent rises during longer tenancies. Show vote
  • On 16 Jun 2014: Gordon Brown was absent for a vote on Consumer Rights Bill — New Clause 30 — Report on Detriment Caused by Letting Agent Fees and Plans to Prohibit Detrimental Fees Show vote
  • On 13 May 2014: Gordon Brown was absent for a vote on Consumer Rights Bill — New Clause 22 — Ban on Letting Agents Charging Tenants Fees Show vote
  • On 14 May 2013: Gordon Brown was absent for a vote on Cost of Living Show vote

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