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Landlord fined £15k for gas safety failings...

Landlord fined £15k for gas safety failings...

A landlord has been fined £15,290 and ordered to pay £2,500 costs for failing to maintain gas appliances at a domestic property.

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How to gain possession of a privately let property

How to gain possession of a privately let property

We've updated our Residential Possession Proceedings Briefing Note, a guide for landlords throughout England and Wales.

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Councils given powers to fine rogue landlords up to £30k

Councils given powers to fine rogue landlords up to £30k

Local authorities have a range of new powers to crack down on landlords who break the rules and may impose fines of up to £30,000.

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Business legal news in our March 2017 Business Brief

Business legal news in our March 2017 Business Brief

The March 2017 edition of our online business newsletter, the Business Brief, is available now.

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New prison threat for landlords who let to illegal immigrants

New prison threat for landlords who let to illegal immigrants

From 1 December 2016, landlords who fail to carry out 'right to rent' checks could be committing a criminal offence.

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