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Landlords who refuse to rent to housing benefit claimants may be breaking the law

Landlords and letting agents urged to drop "no DSS" after woman is awarded £2,000 compensation in sex discrimination case.

Private landlords pocketed £9.3 billion in Housing Benefit last year, new figures show

National Housing Federation says the government should free up housing associations to build more affordable homes.

Right To Buy Puts 40% Of Ex-Council Homes In Private Rental – MPs’ Report

Forcing councils to sell off homes and extending right to buy will further profit private landlords, Commons’ committee finds.




Employment grant for disabled people to rise by £15k, but is it enough?

Critics argue £57k cap on 'Access To Work' scheme should be lifted completely.

Grieving daughter handed her mother’s ashes to benefits assessor to prove she wasn’t ‘fit for work’

Inexcusable and heartless blunder by the Department for Work and Pensions.

Scrap ‘highly regressive’ council tax, says thinktank

Resolution Foundation says levy now resembles much maligned poll tax and should be replaced with more progressive system.

Tory welfare cuts ‘£3bn deeper than expected’

New figures reveal the freeze on working age benefits will erode household incomes much more deeply than originally forecast.

Corbyn urged to win votes by pledging £10bn more on care for disabled elderly

Fabian Society research identifies shortfall in funding for 1.2 million older people.

Terminally ill to be given priority over benefit underpayments, says McVey

Work and Pensions Secretary vowed to prioritise "any individuals whom we know from our systems to be terminally ill".