Barnet launches amnesty for rogue landlords

Sorry, no compatible source and playback technology were found for this video. Try using another browser like Chrome or download the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Sorry, video is not available for your device…

Barnet launches amnesty for rogue landlords

The borough of Barnet has introduced an amnesty on the licensing of houses of multiple occupation following the successful prosecution of a landlord. 

It is usually against the law to split a house into several flats without permission, but soaring property prices have made it increasingly common. 

Dan Wilson-Craw from Generation Rent explains more. 

More in News

Sexual abuse victim Ione Wells on how she found hope again

While her own attacker reflects on his actions – Ms Wells hosts workshops in schools and colleges to talk to young people about consent

Lord Leach: Only 'big picture' reform will keep Britain in the EU

Through his think-tank Open Europe, Lord Leach is at the heart of the referendum debate, consulted by both camps. He explains to Margareta Pagano...

Ex-Autonomy chiefs say HP was warned over revenue growth

A due diligence report  for HP mentioned accounting differences