A Housing Charity Is Calling For A Ban On Rent Increases And Evictions To Continue

Threshold want the ban in place while the unemployment payment is available

Government announced last night the ban was being extended for a further three weeks beyond the end of this month.

However, Threshold says it needs to continue for at least three months so renters can catch up on any arrears they've incurred.

CEO, John Mark McCafferty, says a lot of people will struggle when the ban's lifted:

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