Tag: Rents

Estate agents call on authorities to review the new rent law

In a statement issued on Thursday, a number of estate agents said the new rent law is affecting the property market because of onerous conditions regarding length of leases and the lack of freedom of contract is causing serious problems in the market, both for landlords and tenants.

“Malta, Christmas 2018” – Arnold Cassola

Former Chairperson of Alternattiva Demokratika and current European Parliament election candidate Arnold Cassola published a photo on social media which shows a man living...

“Give incentives to long-term renters” MDA urges government

The Malta Developer’s Association urged the Government to introduce incentives to those who choose to rent out their properties at favourable rates on a...

‘People need to know which allegations about the rental market are...

The dean of the Faculty of Social Well-being Andrew Azzopardi said that he commended the initiates that were taken by the Government to deal...

Watch: An urgent need to increase social housing units

The main point that emerged from a discussion dubbed 'Nibnu Darna fuq il-Belt' was that an urgent discussion on social accommodation is needed. The...

FEA General Secretary define rent White Paper as only a temporary...

Simon Debono, General Secretary of the Federation of Estate Agents said that the rent reform White Paper is just a temporary solution to the...

Watch: Property should be valued using a rental index – Graffitti

The non-governmental organisation Moviment Graffitti said that there was a dire need for a framework on rents which would include indices on the rental...

20 NGOs call on the Government to ensure dignified housing for...

Twenty non-governmental organisations said that the Government has a "legal and moral responsibility" to ensure that all persons are able to secure a roof...