Regional news

The important regional news stories affecting landlords in England and Wales, including news of licensing consultations and schemes and the NRLA's latest responses to these.

Coventry Council ignoring Government Covid-19 guidelines

Landlords have accused Coventry Council of being irresponsible for ignoring government coronavirus guidelines by going ahead with plans to implement a licensing scheme for private rented housing.

Regional News Victoria Barker 15/04/2020
Coventry Council ignoring Government Covid-19 guidelines

Birmingham to introduce city wide Article 4 direction

Landlords who want to convert family homes in Birmingham into small HMOs will need to submit planning applications to do so under new plans revealed by the city council.

Regional News Sally Walmsley 11/06/2019
Birmingham to introduce city wide Article 4 direction