Changes introduced by the most recent Housing Act are an imposition for Landlords and Letting Agents. Fail to comply with the Deposit or HMO legislation you will have problems regaining possession. If in doubt call the Members Helpline.
Landlords must operate within the law and comply with numerous Housing Acts as failure to comply with them can lead to jail, severe fines and prevent them from ever letting out properties again. Below are the Legislation and Housing ACTs the Landlord must comply with:
Landlord broke fire safety rules may have caused two tenants’ deaths, gets community order, jail sentence and large fine