Rogue landlords in London are now going to be named and shamed online.
A recent survey showed that 60% of renters in London live in properties with serious issues that landlords have a legal obligation to address. As part of a push to deal with this, the Mayor is launching an online list of residential landlords who have been convicted of illegal practices
This shouldn’t worry conscientious landlords. In fact, it could help them, as not being on the list will be seen as a mark of reliability. If you’re worried, though, about any possible difficulties this measure could raise, I’d be very happy to talk it through with you.