Covid-19 and the private rented sector: arrears, forbearance, and (in)security

Tom Simcock

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In this short article for the UK Housing Review 2021 Autumn Briefing Paper, Tom explores the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the private rented sector, the issues of forbearance by landlords, and proposed policy solutions by the UK Government and devolved governments to the rent arrears crisis.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2021 UK Housing Review
Subtitle of host publicationAutumn Briefing Paper
EditorsJohn Perry, Mark Stephens, Peter Williams, Gillian Young
PublisherChartered Institute of Housing
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 25 Oct 2021


  • COVID-19
  • housing review
  • Private rented sector


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