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HMO consultation is a sham to avoid compensation claims HMO's & Student Lets, Latest Articles

Houses in Multiple OccupationAn internal report from town hall advisers confirms consultation over extending house in multiple occupation (HMO) powers is a sham aimed at avoiding compensation claims.

The report – to councillors in Milton Keynes – suggests Housing Minister Grant Shapps is urging councils to take on controversial planning powers to curb the spread of shared houses in cities and seaside towns. Continue reading HMO consultation is a sham to avoid compensation claims


HMO investors must not shun planning opportunity HMO's & Student Lets, Latest Articles

Houses in Multiple=Time is running out in some cities for house in multiple occupation (HMO) investors to expand their property portfolios.

The repeal of HMO planning rules by Housing Minister Grant Shapps has given property investors who want to open new shared houses or extend existing properties a window of opportunity. Continue reading HMO investors must not shun planning opportunity


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