rent control

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rent control

regulation by law of the rent a landlord can charge for domestic accommodation and of his right to evict tenants.
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* Whether the eligible rent for housing benefit purposes under the existing scheme was restricted under the unreasonable rent rules or the local rent ceiling (and therefore whether the claimant had a 'shortfall' that they had to make up out of their other income).
Standard Federal Plaza established a new rent ceiling at 18 a square foot.
Ten per cent ad hoc relief allowance to the civil and armed forces employees and ten percent increase in pensions across the board.bsac-850950-1769794942-place House rent ceiling and house rent allowance have also been increased by fifty percent each.
Among the announcements he made were: a 10pc increase to all pensioners of the government; the house rent ceiling or house rent allowance was enhanced at 50pc of the existing amount.
He said the government has provided maximum relief to the government employees in the budget by enhancing their house rent ceiling by 50 percent.
He said housing was a serious problem for the government employees in major cities and hence house rent ceiling was being increased by 50 per cent.
The House Rent ceiling had been increased by 50%, besides an increase of 50% in the house rent allowance, he added.
They have also proposed to enhance the house rent ceiling of the employees.
Ideally, newer assets in the submarket will establish a clear rent ceiling, as well as other communities of a similar vintage that achieved rent increases for similar improvements.
Besides this, the employees of scale 11-16 would get house rent ceiling according to Islamabad rental ceiling.
Ten percent increase in net pension to all pensioners of the government employees; the house rent ceiling / house rent allowance enhanced at 50 percent of the existing amount.