We are really pleased to announce that as of 1st June 2020 Sigma Capital Group plc and The PRS REIT plc have decided to completely abolish pet rent throughout the Simple Life portfolio!
After some careful analysis undertaken across the portfolio illustrated that when compared with non pet occupying households the impact of pet ownership on end of tenancy works was negligible especially when compared alongside the mental and physical well-being which pet ownership can confer.
We acknowledge the importance of our resident’s furry friends, plus the positive mental benefits that these companions can have. Working in partnership with Government and Homes England, we feel it is necessary for our values to be aligned and to pave the way for the private rental housing market.
Needless to say, many of our existing furry residents were overjoyed:
And the feedback from our residents has been outstanding: