Court changes for repossessions

The Government has announced how the eviction process will work once courts open in August. From August, landlords will need to include details of how tenants have been affected by coronavirus in their repossession claims and cases of ‘extreme rent arrears’ will be prioritised. Below sets out the new procedures landlords must now follow when […]

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Dealing with COVID-19 in HMOs.

As we move into the recovery stages of COVID-19, the Government guidance has been updated and we want landlords and tenants to have the latest updates and answer a few questions that they may have. Guidance for Landlords Non-statutory guidance for landlords, tenants and local authorities in the private and social rented sectors in the […]

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Nottingham City Council supports Nottingham’s universities to drive local recovery with UK’s first Civic Agreement

Nottingham City Council supports Nottingham’s universities to drive local recovery with UK’s first Civic Agreement

Nottingham’s two universities, together with Nottingham City Council, Nottinghamshire County Council, hospitals and Local Enterprise Partnership, have today launched the Universities for Nottingham Civic Agreement – the first of its kind in the country.  This first Civic Agreement, which announces more than a dozen initiatives that will take place over the coming year, harnesses the collective will […]

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New family homes completed, with a special nod to 100 years of council housing

New family homes completed, with a special nod to 100 years of council housing

Thirteen new council houses have been completed, as Bulwell families move into their new homes. Nottingham City Homes (NCH) and contractor Robert Woodhead Ltd developed the homes off of Aldgate Close in Bulwell, on behalf of Nottingham City Council. The new homes, which were built on the derelict site of a former care home, have […]

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Videos and presentations from the Landlord and Managing Agents Event

Below are videos and copies of the presentations from the Landlord and Managing Agents event – January 2020. Cllr Linda Wooding, Portfolio Holder for Housing, Planning and Heritage. Ambitions for the private rented sector. Selective Licensing Update – David Hobbs Click here for the full presentation document Update on Additional and Mandatory Licensing – Aran […]

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Property owner fined for failing to licence homes

Property owner fined for failing to licence homes

A Nottingham Landlord has pleaded guilty to three offences of failure to licence under Selective Licensing scheme. Sakiib Khan (34) of The Meadows, Nottingham admitted the three offences under Section 95(1) of the Housing Act 2004 – Selective Licensing.   During sentencing on Wednesday 6 February, Nottingham Magistrates Court ordered Mr Khan, to pay a […]

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