Our Blog


The Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 – 30 November 2017

The Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act was passed in Parliament by MSPs in 2016 and came into force on the 01 December 2017, marking the dawn of a new era in the Scottish private rented sector.

The Act sees the current system of Short Assured Tenancy Agreements swept away and replaced with a single ‘Private Residential Tenancy’ (PRT), with key differences that include an end to fixed term tenancies, an end to no fault evictions and a more simplistic tenancy system.

Read More

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER