Nov 24, 2017

Rent Smart Wales: 4,000 landlords 'letting illegally'

Rent Smart Wales requires landlords to become registered or licensed. There were previously thought to be 130,000 landlords but Rent Smart Wales said this was an "Over estimate" and there are now thought to be about 90,000. Rent Smart Wales said eight landlords have been successfully prosecuted and 162 fixed penalty notices of up to £250 have been issued. He said the Rent Smart Scheme had made landlords understand more about the extent of their obligations to their tenants. RENT SMART FACT FILE:.Registering as a landlord is £33.50 if completed online and £80.50 on paper.

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