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Sadiq Khan wants to introduce rent controls and ban evictions without reason

6 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Rents in London could be controlled in a bid to solve the ‘desperate housing crisis' affecting the capital.
Sadiq Khan has unveiled a campaign, proposing that rents are capped and there are more legal rights for tenants.
The move, a key plank of his 2020 re-election bid, also calls on the Government to give the London mayor's office more powers to combat soaring rents.
Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, wants more powers to help London's renters
Mr Khan told Metro.co.uk that the housing crisis had been ‘generations in the making.'
In an opinion piece , he wrote: ‘Over the last decade, the...
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