Rent Level Options for 2022/23

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Closes 24 Dec 2021

Introduction

We remain committed to keeping our rent levels as affordable as possible, whilst continuing to deliver on your priorities and ensuring high levels of tenant satisfaction. 

Our rent levels are currently the 3rd lowest in Scotland and remain the most affordable housing option for residents in Perth and Kinross.

We also think it is important that we highlight that in comparison with neighbouring Local Authorities and nationally, rent increases in Perth and Kinross have been lower over the last 3 years, as outlined below:

   
   
   
2017/18   
   
2018/19   
   
2019/20   
   
2020/21   
   
2021/22   
   
Change   
   
Angus   
   
3.1%   
   
4.0%   
   
3.5%   
   
3.1%   
   
2.0%   
   
+ 18.7%   
   
Dundee   
   
1.25%   
   
3.0%   
   
3.75%   
   
3.0%   
   
1.5%   
   
+ 12.5%   
   
Fife   
   
3.0%   
   
4.9%   
   
3.2%   
   
3.0%   
   
1.5%   
   
+ 15.6%   
   
Stirling   
   
0.3%   
   
1.6%   
   
4.0%   
   
3.2%   
   
1.3%   
   
+ 10.4%   
   
National Average   
   
2.3%   
   
2.3%   
   
3.0%   
   
3.01%   
   
1.52%   
   
+ 12.13%   
   
Perth & Kinross   
   
0%   
   
2.2%   
   
1.5%   
   
3.5%   
   
1.0%   
   
+ 8.2%