It’s finally here! Today is the launch of the Hostile Housing Film project

26 April 2021 — Hostile Housing

 ���� Check out the Hostile Housing website to watch a series of short films made by the ‘Our Homes’ group! You can also sign up for information about future screenings of our main feature film, which will be launched later in the year.

In summer 2019, a group of renters were employed by the London Renters Union to research the concerns of their wider community’s housing situations, along with concerns of their own. The group, called the ‘Our Homes’ Renters research project, was organised by the Hackney branch of the LRU.

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Renters Reform Bill: what is it and what should we be fighting for?

2 April 2021 — London Renters Union

Saturday, 1 May 11am – 1:30pm – Renters Reform Bill: what is it and what should we be fighting for?

Online event open to all LRU members – register here

As we’ve seen during the pandemic, our housing system is rigged in the interests of landlords and investors. Our campaigning has won significant protections for renters such as eviction bans, but ultimately the government has chosen to prioritise the profits of landlords over our right to housing.

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The Government failed to end the Rent Debt Crisis

3 March 2021 — Generation Rent

Thank you for supporting our campaign to end the Rent Debt Crisis.

With a heavy heart I have to tell you that this Budget has done nothing to help renters with spiralling rent debt protect their homes.

The Chancellor has ignored the very real rent debt crisis and without government action renters will have no protection from eviction and homelessness.

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