Council HMO Guidance Is Not The Law, Warns Tribunal

Council HMO Guidance Is Not The Law, Warns Tribunal

Councils can give landlords guidance over living standards considered reasonable for local houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) but cannot enforce them if they differ from the minimum set by law, according to the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber). The decision came out...

Minimum Standards of Licensable Property (NOT s.257 HMO)

This entry is part 7 of 11 in the series House in Multiple Occupation (HMO)This article only applies to shared properties that require a licence. This article does not apply to a section 257 HMO (certain converted blocks of flats) Section 65(1) of the Housing Act 2004...