Tag Archives : Plan for Private Rented Housing


Plymouth crackdown on the harassment and illegal eviction of tenants

Rogue landlords who harass or illegally evict tenants are the subject of a new crackdown in Plymouth. Plymouth City Council is working in partnership with PATH (Plymouth Access to Housing) who have appointed a dedicated Tenancy Relations Officer to tackle these issues. The project involves the investigation of allegations of illegal eviction and harassment by […]


Rogue landlord fined thousands for renting substandard homes

A Plymouth man has been fined more than £20,000 after admitting renting out substandard houses to 30 people without obtaining a licence. 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. […]


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 […]