rent control


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rent control

n.
Governmental control and regulation of the amounts charged for rented housing.

rent control

n
(Law) 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 was addressing a rally of traders taken out to press for promulgation of new rent control law in Islamabad.
Islamabad -- Traders in the federal capital have intensified efforts for amendments in the rent control law governing the city.
The Traders Welfare Sub-Committee of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) called a meeting of traders to discuss the issue of promulgation of a new rent control law for Islamabad as due to its absence traders were facing many problems.
ISLAMABAD:Business community of Federal capital here on Saturday urged the government for promulgating a balanced rent control law to encourage trade and business activities for economic development of the country.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Minister for Commerce Mohammad Pervaiz Malik here on Monday said that the government would pass the amended bill of rent control act for Islamabad into the law during its current tenure to resolve this long standing issue of the traders of federal capital.
While addressing the business community at a dinner hosted by Sheikh Jamshed, President, Capital Traders Wing of PML-N, Minister said that the government would pass the amended bill of rent control act for Islamabad into the law during current tenure to resolve this long standing issue of the traders of federal capital.
ISLAMABAD -- The capital traders and business community on Saturday warned of a series of protests if the government does not bring a balanced rent control law in the federal capital by Dec 19.
ISLAMABAD: Traders of Islamabad have said that they were feeling insecure due to absence of a balanced rent control act in Islamabad and they threatened to go on strike if rent control act was not passed shortly.
Her renting experiences have made her a renters rights advocate and a supporter of state legislation that would end a ban on rent control dating back to 1985.
MAYBE Audrey Lafferty director of property management, Grant Property The devil will definitely be in the detail when it comes to determining what constitutes a rent control area and the extent of measures put in place.
Tenders are invited for Professional Legal Services Rent Control Board Attorney.
passed rent control in 1979, after concerns that rapid rent increases were pricing too many residents out of the city.