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.
Lucy Powell generally 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.
On 5 Sep 2018:
Lucy Powell voted in favour of higher fines for landlords or letting agencies breaching the law limiting what tenants can be charged for.
On 5 Sep 2018:
Lucy Powell voted to further restrict the circumstances in which landlords and letting agents can charge tenants for losses arising from a breach of a tenancy agreement.
On 25 Jun 2014:
Lucy Powell 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
On 16 Jun 2014:
Lucy Powell voted to require 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 13 May 2014:
Lucy Powell voted to ban letting agents charging tenants, or prospective tenants, fees.
On 14 May 2013:
Lucy Powell was absent for a vote on Cost of Living
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