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London council calls for ban on lettings boards - 7 November 2019
Camden Council has outlined plans to ban all 'to let' signs in the borough. The Council have decided to apply for the ban after a consultation on the proposals that was run earlier this year revealed that 89% of respondents backed plans for a borough-wide ban. According to the council, the boards ... more
Borough-wide licensing in Islington could lead to rent increases-RLA - 1 November 2019
A borough-wide licensing scheme that has been proposed in Islington could lead to rent increases if it is introduced, the RLA has warned. Islington Council is proposing to introduce a borough-wide additional HMO licensing scheme, and a selective licensing scheme to cover all properties in the Finsbury Park ward not already covered by mandatory ... more
October licensing update: Landlords urged to respond to consultations - 23 October 2019
This month the RLA has responded to several local authority licensing consultations. Here, we take a glance at some of the current consultations that are being run by local authorities, recent RLA licensing consultation responses and other news related to licensing. Current licensing consultations Islington additional licensing and selective licensing consultation [closes 3rd November] Islington Council is ... more
The RLA has opposed plans to introduce a borough-wide licensing scheme in Lewisham. The London Borough of Lewisham council is currently consulting on plans to introduce both a borough-wide selective licensing scheme, and ploans to expand the current additional HMO licensing scheme to cover whole the borough. If the proposals ... more
Additional licensing gets go ahead in central Bristol - 8 April 2019
Bristol City Council has approved plans to extend a licensing scheme in the city. The additional licensing scheme will include twelve wards in central Bristol and it will come into force on 8th July 2019 . The wards included in the scheme are: Ashley, Bishopston and Ashley ... more
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