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Landlord Prosecuted by the Fire Service

Landlord fined a total of £23,000 The successful prosecution of a landlord is welcomed by East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, who will now have to pay nearly £23,000 in fines and costs after fire safety breaches. Thomas Wallace from Breadsell Farm, Breadsell Lane, Hastings...

Rule breaches cost landlord over £15,000

The Bridge Road trading estate where a rule or two was breached A trading estate landlord from Keynsham has been ordered to pay out nearly £15,500 for breaching not one rule, but multiple regulations, including fire safety. Allan Dykes, of Durley Lane, Keynsham submitted guilty...
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Wembley landlord: 24 people in 7 person house

A rogue landlord faces a court bill of almost £40,000 after being caught cramming 24 people into a house in Wembley. Willesden Magistrates’ Court heard Tilak Raj Sarna of George V Avenue in Pinner initially claim innocence but then accept his guilt after two days of cross...
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Landlord caught out by candle fire

Matthew Ryan, a landlord in North Kensington was told to pay £5,500 after appearing at Hammersmith Magistrates’ Court   A landlord who failed to provide proper fire protection for tenants living in his property in North Kensington has been fined £4,000 and ordered to...
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Luton landlord: 4 properties, 4 fines

A ROGUE landlord has been hit with a quadruple fine for owning four unlicensed homes in Luton – all of which had inadequate fire protection potentially putting lives at risk. Following joint action with Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service, 99 Pomfret Avenue, 65 Spencer...
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28 tenants, 7 rooms, no fire safety, £20,000 fine

A landlord has illegally converted a Stoke Newington house to squeeze 28 tenants into just seven unsafe rooms. He has been handed a £20,000 fine after enforcement action by Hackney Council. Alfred Landau ignored basic safety standards at the overcrowded home in Allerton Road....
Nottingham

Fine over £5000 for rogue landlord

A Landlord of a house of multiple occupancy has been prosecuted and sentenced to pay a fine of more than £5,000. Syed Masum Ali appeared in Stafford Magistrates Court last Wednesday and was prosecuted under the Housing Act 2004 for contravening prohibition orders and an...