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We demanded an end to discrimination – what did the letting agents say?
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We demanded an end to discrimination – what did the letting agents say?

We launched our #YesDSS campaign with a bang outside Hackney Town Hall. Around 80 people came along to tell local letting agents that we’ll no longer tolerate their naked discrimination of people on benefits. We heard from some amazing groups also fighting housing inequality that came to show solidarity with our campaign. We mystery shopped … Continue reading

Landlord MP says law requiring homes be fit for human habitation is “unnecessary burden”
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Landlord MP says law requiring homes be fit for human habitation is “unnecessary burden”

Heather Kennedy Why are private renters treated so atrociously in the UK? Look at other European countries like Germany and France and we see it’s actually not impossible to get a private rented sector that provides people decent, secure homes they can afford. But in the UK, and particularly London and the South East we’re … Continue reading

Unite and fight! FREE community organising training for renters
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Unite and fight! FREE community organising training for renters

Tired of being pushed around by landlords, letting agents and developers? Join other local renters at this FREE training session! We’ll learn how to build our power so we can stand up to landlords and fight for better housing When? 10:30am -5:30pm, Saturday 3rd October 2015 Where? Green Lanes Methodist Church, 132a Green Lanes, N16 9BN … Continue reading