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.
Alan Duncan generally voted against restrictions on fees charged to tenants by letting agents
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On 14 May 2013:
Alan Duncan voted against calling on the Government to take real action on jobs, affordable accommodation, rising energy and water bills, the costs of travel to work.
On 13 May 2014:
Alan Duncan voted not to ban letting agents charging tenants, or prospective tenants, fees.
On 16 Jun 2014:
Alan Duncan voted against requiring a report on the detriment caused to tenants by letting agent fees and the steps the government intends to take to prohibit fees that cause detriment to tenants.
On 25 Jun 2014:
Alan Duncan was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Private Rented Sector — Ban on Letting Agent Fees — Default 3 Year Tenancies — Action on Excessive Rent Rises
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