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Landlord fined over £12,000 for poor housing conditions
Havering Council has a served a landlord with two financial penalty notices (FPN) totalling £12,500 for poor management of a HMO (Houses in multiple occupation).
Cabinet agree to landlord scheme extension
Havering Council’s cabinet has agreed to the extension of the successful Landlord Licensing Scheme.
Enforcement on criminal landlords sees over £400,000 in penalty notices
Enforcement by Havering Council has seen £462,000 issued in penalty notices to criminal landlords over the last year.
Cabinet agrees consultation to lock out more bad landlords
Havering Council’s Cabinet has agreed to begin a consultation on looking at extending the successful Landlord Licensing Scheme, which has just marked its one year anniversary.
Council crackdown on criminal landlords: a year of action
There was no let up from Havering Council in 2018 as enforcement action saw £304,250 in penalty notices to criminal landlords during the last 11 months.
HMO licensing rules change on 1 October
Landlords of properties that have five or more occupiers in two or more households will need to have the mandatory Houses of Multiple Occupancy (HMO) licence in place by 1 October 2018.
'Criminal’ landlords fined £166,000 for poor housing conditions
Havering Council has issued £166,000 in penalty notices to ‘criminal’ landlords across the borough over the last five months.