Buy to Let index

May 2017 - Stable rental market, with growth moving away from the capital

Second month of arrears increases

  • The proportion of tenants across England and Wales in arrears increased for the second successive month, Your Move found. In April 2017 the percentage of households in arrears was 9.7%, higher than the 9.1% recorded a month ago.

  • Despite this short-term increase, market trends continue to be encouraging. The proportion of tenants in arrears remains well below the all-time high of 14.6%, recorded in February 2010.


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