If a local authority trading company is to help deliver the benefits of competition to the local authority and local community, it must be exposed to real, and potential, competition.
“I can honestly say this is the best post I've ever read (and I've read loads!). From one consumer to another I would strongly recommend that you read it too.” … or is it?
Sarah from London needed to get hold of a plumber at short notice. Water was leaking from her shower into the flat below – and like an increasing number of people she used a review site to find a tradesperson.
Over the last few months, we've been exploring what problems people on low incomes across the UK face. Our conversations with people interested in these issues have highlighted redress as being really important for low income households.
Today we’re kicking off a discussion about the private rented housing market and the problems low income households face in renting homes.