ECAP taking on landlords on STV

Another piece of news that we missed at the time.

Tenants call for independent deposits body at STV.

This suggests between £3.7 and £6 million is believed by tenants to have been unjustly withheld [by landlords] each year.

But obviously:

John Blackwood, Director of the Scottish Association of Landlords said: “We feel it won’t protect the most vulnerable tenants.

…he said, pausing to lift his snout from the trough.