News from Nottingham and the surrounding area.

Nottingham Magistrates Fine Nottingham HMO Ltd. £29,000

On Tuesday 6 September 2016, Chris Breese ( reported on Nottingham HMO Ltd which was taken to court by Nottingham City Council for breaching HMO management regulations and failing to respond to a notice requesting information with respect to a property on Alfreton Road, Nottingham.

Landlord Ignored Notice Given by the Community Protection Safer Housing Team

As reported by Rod Malcolm in the Nottingham Post (3 August 2016), the Magistrates' Court has fined 'rogue landlord' Matteo Mariano of Ranmoor Road, Gedling a total of £2681.

Excuse that Being Too Busy Is Not Acceptable: Student Letting Agent Suspended

The Unipol Code Tribunal has suspended Megaclose from the official student housing accreditation scheme after the agent, claiming to be too busy, failed to do remedial work required by the health and safety elements of the Unipol Code.

Nottingham Rogue Landlord Fined Over £3,000

A Nottingham landlord, Sukhvinder Singh Swali of Wollaton, has been fined £3,650 after admitting breaches of housing law which put his tenants lives at risk.

Nottingham City Council Gets £151,000 to Tackle Rogue Landlords

Nottingham City Council is to get £151,000 from a £5 million pot announced by Government to continue to tackle rogue landlords.