Lambeth Council HMO Properties Consultation

June 19th, 2021|Comments Off on Lambeth Council HMO Properties Consultation

The London Borough of Lambeth has recently finished its consultation on proposals for additional licensing of HMO Properties. The consultation with letting agents, landlords, [...]

Residential Fire Risk Assessments

July 25th, 2019|Comments Off on Residential Fire Risk Assessments

What are Residential Fire Risk Assessments and why might I require one? A Fire Risk Assessment is the process whereby an accredited person systematically [...]

New Additional Licensing Scheme In Haringey

March 28th, 2019|Comments Off on New Additional Licensing Scheme In Haringey

Haringey To Run New Additional HMO Licensing Scheme A new borough-wide Additional HMO licensing scheme in Haringey was approved by the Cabinet in February 2019. The scheme [...]

Property Licensing Changes in Tower Hamlets

February 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Property Licensing Changes in Tower Hamlets

PROPERTY LICENSING IN TOWER HAMLETS Tower Hamlets currently runs two different property licensing schemes though things are about to change: Mandatory HMO licensing (nationwide licensing scheme) Selective [...]

The changes are here – are you HMO compliant?

September 30th, 2018|Comments Off on The changes are here – are you HMO compliant?

New Mandatory Licensing HMO Definition The Government have extended Mandatory HMO Licensing.  These changes come into force today, 1stOctober 2018with the introduction of The Licensing of Houses [...]

Civil Penalties Introduced

May 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Civil Penalties show degree to which government is keen to increase control in the private rented sector. The introduction of Civil Penalties on Thursday the 6th of [...]

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Housing White Paper

February 8th, 2017|0 Comments

A Summary of the Key Points The much awaited Housing White Paper was released yesterday, I had a quick skim of the main issues raised as was [...]

Types of Licensing

January 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Mandatory Licence, Additional Licence or Selective Licence: what's the difference? There are currently three distinct types of property licences being issued by local authorities in the UK. [...]

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On the Street: The Rogue Landlord

December 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

On the Street: Landlord Prosecuted for failing to display contact details. There have been numerous reports over the years of ‘rogue’ landlords. These are landlords have caused serious [...]




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