05 June 2018
Right To Rent to be challenged in court this week
03 May 2018
£7,000 fine for buy to let investor failing to honour Improvement Notice
04 April 2018
Tenants get £7,638 compensation from property firm over pigeons
09 October 2017
Crooked ex-lettings agent conned five other agencies into releasing keys.
31 August 2017
Prosecution of agency over ‘sham licences’ is first of its kind
03 July 2017
Agent who defrauded landlords and tenants spared jail while her victims must bear their losses
11 April 2016
A landmark court case heard in the Midlands is believed to be the first to issue a Criminal Behaviour Order on a landlord including a provision insisting he instructs a managing agent to handle his portfolio of properties to let.
25 January 2016
In what has been described as “a very unusual case”, a court has ordered a former tenant to pay £1,000 in compensation after damage estimated at £12,000 was found at the property.
19 January 2016
An estate agent employee has appeared in court, admitting stealing hundreds of thousands of pounds from her bosses over a ten-year period.
30 November 2015
A landlord who did not remedy a string of safety concerns about a property he was letting has been ordered to pay over £5,000.