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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He said the absence of a new rent law was giving rise to such incidents and called upon the government to arrange early promulgation of rent control act in Islamabad save the traders from further problems.
The traders have long been demanding a 'balanced' rent control law in the capital.
ICCI President Sheikh Amir Waheed said that the local traders have announced to observe complete shutter down strike in Islamabad from January 23, if the amended bill of new rent control act for Islamabad was not passed by the parliament.
Addressing a press conference Senior Vice President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry Muhammad Naveed,President Markazi Anjuman-e-Tijran Pakistan Ajmal Baloch, Kashif Chaudhry of Tajir Ittehad and Secretary Traders Action Committee Khalid Chaudhry said that traders were feeling in secure due to absence of a balanced rent control act in Islamabad.
Speaking at the occasion, Sheikh Amir Waheed, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry said that with the consultation of all stakeholders, an amended bill of rent control act for Islamabad was prepared that was presented long time ago by Mian Abdul Manan in the National Assembly.
They said that traders were feeling insecure due to absence of a balanced rent control act in Islamabad.
They said that MNA Mian Abdul Manan and MNA from Islamabad Asad Umar had presented a private bill of rent control act in the National Assembly, which was approved by the concerned standing committee and the ICT administration, but it has not been passed into a law as yet.
The bill would give cities and counties the ability to curb rent hikes by landlords through rent control.
MAYBE Dan Cookson head of research, Lettingweb for PRS 4 Scotland Where forms of rent control exist, such as in Berlin, they have been balanced by strong tax incentives and land releases designed to promote supply and encourage investment in the sector.
The City desires to appoint an attorney to handle and represent the City of Bayonne Rent Control Board in all matters, including but not limited to, hearings and appeals held before the Rent Control Board.
Islamabad -- Asad Umar, Member National Assembly of Pakistan Tehre-ke-Insaf from NA-48 Islamabad have assured the local traders that amended bill of a balanced rent control for Islamabad will soon be presented in the National Assembly for its enactment into a law.
The New Jersey Apartment Association has slammed as "reckless" a Bill to allow rent control on senior housing.