Landlords, tenants and Covid-19

Covid-19 is making things tough for businesses around the UK.

Some people are facing real hardship. Many have lost their jobs or are on lower wages.

At times like these, paying rent or making mortgage repayments can be difficult – or even impossible.

One fifth of people in the UK rent their home. And both landlords and tenants are feeling the crunch.

Preventing homelessness

But the Government is taking steps to stop renters becoming homeless due to Covid-19.