February 4, 2023

Renter afraid to complain about property faults due to fears:

Renters are putting up with property faults including cracked windows, broken tiles, and leaky taps – as they fear complaining to their landlord would lead to rent increases or even eviction. Nearly half of the tenants don’t like bother their landlord with requests for repairs unless its absolutely necessary because the rental market is too competitive . Of those, 62% found their landlords were frustrated to be contacted – with reasons for this including being too busy, costing too much, and it being a small request the tenants could live with.

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What do you think the impact will be for the future rental market?

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