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NEW HOUSE RULES

Find out what Scotland's new Private Residential Tenancy means for you as a tenant or a landlord

Ailsa, your Shelter Scotland assistant, can help explain the new tenancy rules

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NEW HOUSE RULES

The Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 came into force on 1 December 2017, introducing a new 'private residential tenancy'. The new PRT improves security for tenants and provide safeguards for landlords, lenders and investors.

Make sure you’re not left in the dark about how the new rules affect you.

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