Tag Archives : Charter for private rented housing

Rogue landlord admits renting substandard houses out without a licence

A Plymouth man has admitted renting substandard houses out to 30 people without being a registered landlord. John Mayer, of 68, Exmouth Road, Plymouth, pleaded guilty to four cases of failing to apply for a licence to operate a house in multiple occupation as required by the Housing Act 2004. He also failed to comply […]

Plymouth launches new plan and charter to improve private rented housing

Plymouth has launched its new plan to improve private rented housing in the city, developed in partnership with local landlords. The new Charter for Private Rented Housing, which has been agreed in response to a recommendation by the Plymouth Fairness Commission, aims to raise the standard of private rented housing and take action against rogue […]

New charter to set standard for private rented housing in Plymouth

Landlords in Plymouth are being asked to sign up to a new charter to improve private rented homes in the city. A consultation is being launched today (Thursday 23 October) to share the draft Charter for PR Housing¬†with landlords, tenants, and the wider public in Plymouth. Plymouth City Council has committed, as one of its […]