September 2017 - Rents rise across much of England and Wales
Improvement in tenants’ finances
The proportion of tenants in arrears declined this month as the overall financial picture of the rental market improved. Your Move found the percentage of households in England and Wales in arrears was 12.8% in August 2017, lower than the 13.7% recorded a month ago.
The proportion of tenants in arrears remains below the all-time high of 14.6%, recorded in February 2010.