Private rented housing

Publications and presentations

2015

Rhodes, D. (2015). The fall and rise of the private rented sector in England. Built Environment, 41(2), 258-270. Download article (PDF , 569kb)

2014

Rugg, J. (2014) Crisis’ Private Rented Sector Access Development Programme Final Evaluation Report, University of York and Crisis.  Crisis’ PRS Access Development Programme (PDF , 271kb)

Wallace, A. and Rugg, J. (2014) Buy-to-Let Mortgage Arrears: Understanding the factors that influence landlords' mortgage debt. University of York and Lloyds Banking Group. Buy-to-let Mortgage Arrears Report (PDF , 1,291kb)

2013

Rugg, J. and Pleace, N. (2013) Making it Count: Value for money and effectiveness indicators for use by private rented sector schemes, London: Crisis. Making it Count (PDF , 153kb)

Pawson, H. and Wilcox, S. (2013) UK Housing Review 2012/13,  Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing

2012

Pawson, H. and Wilcox, S. (2012) UK Housing Review 2011/12, Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing

Pawson, H. and Wilcox, S. (2012) UK Housing Review Briefing Paper 2012, Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing

Rugg, J. (2012) 'Deposit Assistance Schemes for Private Rental in the United Kingdom' in  Smith, S.J (Ed.) The International Encyclopaedia of Housing and Home, pp 330-334, London: Elsevier.

2011

Pawson, H. and Wilcox, S. (2011) UK Housing Review 2010/2011, Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing

Pawson, H. and Wilcox, S. (2011) UK Housing Review 2011 Briefing Paper, Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing. Briefing paper (PDF , 527kb)‌‎  

Rhodes, D. (2011) Housing Benefit Recipients and Their Low Income Working Peers in the PRS: an Analysis of the English House Condition Survey, London: Department for Work and Pensions.

2010

Croucher, K. and Rugg, J. (2010) Older People's Experiences of Renting Privately, London: Age Concern.

Rhodes, D. (2010) Secondary Analysis of Low-Income Working Households in the Private Rented Sector Part B: Analysis of the English House Condition Survey, London: Department for Work and Pensions, London: Department for Work and Pensions. Report (PDF , 1,703kb)‌‎ 

Rhodes, D. and Bevan, M. (2010) Private Landlords and the Local Housing Allowance System of Housing Benefit, London: Department of Work and Pensions. Report (PDF , 433kb)‌‎ 

Wilcox, S., Fitzpatrick, S., Stephens, M., Pleace, N., Wallace, A. and Rhodes, D. (2010) The Impact of Devolution: Housing and Homelessness , York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.  Report (PDF , 1,459kb)‌‎

2009

Wilcox, S. (2009) UK Housing Review 2009/2010, Coventry/London: Chartered Institute of Housing/Building Societies Association.

2008

Rugg, J. (2008) A Route to Homelessness? A Study of Why Private Sector Tenants Become Homeless, London: Shelter.

Rugg, J. and Rhodes, D. (2008) The Private Rented Sector: Its Contribution and Potential, York: Centre for Housing Policy, University of York. Report (PDF , 4,310kb)‌‎

Wilcox, S. (2008) UK Housing Review 2007/2008, Coventry/London: Chartered Institute of Housing/Building Societies Association.

Wilcox, S. (2008) UK Housing Review 2008/2009, Coventry/London: Chartered Institute of Housing/Building Societies Association.

2007

Rugg, J. (2007) 'Housing benefit and the private rented sector: a case study of variance in rental niche markets', in S. Lowe and D. Hughes (eds) The Private Rented Housing Market, Bristol: The Policy Press, pp 38-68.

2006

Rhodes, D. (2006) The Modern Private Rented Sector, York/London: Joseph Rowntree Foundation/Chartered Institute of Housing.

Rhodes, D. and Rugg, J. (2006) Local Housing Allowance Final Evaluation: the Survey Evidence of Landlords and Agents Experience in the Nine Pathfinder Areas, London: Department for Work and Pensions.

Rugg, J. (2006) Local Housing Allowance Evaluation: The Qualitative Evidence of Landlords and Agents Experience in the Nine Pathfinder Areas, London: Department for Work and Pensions.

Stephens, M. and Croucher, K. (2006) Attitudes to Making Adjustments to Common Parts of Rented and Leased Residential Premises, London: Department for Work and Pensions.

Wilcox, S. (2006) UK Housing Review 2006/7, Coventry/London/York: Chartered Institute of Housing/Council of Mortgage Lenders.

2005

Rhodes, D. and Rugg, J. (2005) Working With the LHA: Landlord and Agents' Early Experiences of the LHA in Nine Pathfinder Areas , London: Department for Work and Pensions.

Wilcox, S. (2005) UK Housing Review 2005/6, Coventry/London/York: Chartered Institute of Housing/Council of Mortgage Lenders.

2004

Rhodes, D. and Kemp, P.A. (2004) 'Rents and Returns in the Residential Lettings Market', in S. Lowe and D. Hughes (eds) The Privately Rented Sector in a New Century, Bristol: The Policy Press, pp 43-64.

Rugg, J. and Rhodes, D. (2004) Lead Tenancy Schemes in Scotland, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive.

Rugg, J., Ford, J. and Burrows, R. (2004) 'Housing advantage? The role of student renting in the constitution of housing biographies in the United Kingdom', Journal of Youth Studies, vol. 7, issue 1, pp19-34.

Wilcox, S. (2004) The Ready Reckoner: Housing Costs Benefits and Measures of Affordability for Tenants, Home Owners and Shared Owners, London: The Housing Corporation.

Wilcox, S. (2004) UK Housing Review 2004/5, Coventry/London/York: Chartered Institute of Housing/Council of Mortgage Lenders/Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

2003

Rhodes, D. and Bevan, M. (2003) Private Landlords and Buy to Let, York: Centre for Housing Policy, University of York.

Rugg, J. (2003) Deposit Guarantee Schemes in Scotland, Edinburgh: Scottish Executive.

Rugg, J. and Rhodes, D. (2003) 'Between a rock and a hard place: the failure to agree on regulation for the private rented sector in England', Housing Studies, vol. 18, issue 6, pp937-946.

Wilcox, S. (2003) UK Housing Review 2003/4, Coventry/London/York: Chartered Institute of Housing/Council of Mortgage Lenders/Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

2002

Rugg, J. and Bevan, M. (2002) An Evaluation of the Pilot Tenancy Deposit Scheme, London: Office of the Deputy Prime Minister.

Rugg, J., Rhodes, D. and Jones, A. (2002) 'Studying a niche market: UK students and the private rented sector', Housing Studies, vol. 17, issue 2, pp289-303.

Wilcox, S. (2002) 'Housing Benefit and Social Security', in S. Lowe and D. Hughes (eds) The Private Rented Sector in a New Century, Bristol: The Policy Press.

Wilcox, S. (2002) Housing Finance Review 2002/2003, Coventry/London/York: Chartered Institute of Housing/Council of Mortgage Lenders/Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

2001

Rugg, J. and Rhodes, D. (2001) Chains or Challenges? The Prospects for Better Regulation of the Private Rented Sector, Coventry: Chartered Institute of Housing/British Property Federation.

2000

Rhodes, D. and Kemp, P. (2000) The University of York Index of Private Rents and Yields: 4th Quarter 1999, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

Rhodes, D. and Kemp, P. (2000) The University of York Index of Private Rents and Yields:1st Quarter 2000, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

Rhodes, D. and Kemp, P. (2000) The University of York Index of Private Rents and Yields:2nd Quarter 2000, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

Rhodes, D. and Kemp, P. (2000) The University of York Index of Private Rents and Yields:3rd Quarter 2000, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

Rhodes, D. and Kemp, P.A. (2000) The University of York Index of Private Rents and Yields: 3rd Quarter 1999, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

Rugg, J., Rhodes, D. and Jones, A. (2000) The Nature and Impact of Student Demand on Housing Markets, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Wilcox, S. (2000) Housing Finance Review 2000/2001, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation/Chartered Institute of Housing/Council of Mortgage Lenders.

Wilcox, S. (2000) The Ready Reckoner: Rents, Benefits and Measures of Affordability 2000/2001Edition, London: Housing Corporation.

Wilcox, S. (2007) Housing Market Affordability in Northern Ireland, Belfast: Northern Ireland Housing Executive.

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