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'Greedy landlord' stereotype is not true for all in private sector - some use power responsibly

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McKee K, Bimpson E & Simcock T (2019) 'Greedy landlord' stereotype is not true for all in private sector - some use power responsibly. The Conversation. 26.06.2019. https://theconversation.com/greedy-landlord-stereotype-is-not-true-for-all-in-private-sector-some-use-power-responsibly-119067

Abstract
First paragraph: The private rented sector has long had the unenviable reputation as the “tenure of last resort”. As far back as the 1915 rent strikes in Glasgow, private tenants have campaigned about unaffordable and poor quality housing, with more recent movements also drawing attention to insecure tenancies.

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Cities; Housing; Landlord; UK housing; Rental housing; Rental market; Private rental; Rent

StatusPublished
Author(s)McKee, Kim; Bimpson, Emma; Simcock, Tom
FundersESRC Economic and Social Research Council
Publication date26/06/2019
Publication date online26/06/2019
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/29837
Related URLshttps://theconversation.com/…sponsibly-119067

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