Airbnb host fined £100,000 for letting council flat

30 Jul 2019 An Airbnb host who rented out his central London council flat to tourists has been fined £100,000 and evicted. Council tenant Toby Harman, 37, created the fake identity “Lara” on Airbnb to rent out his studio apartment. The flat, in Victoria,...

Labour calls for Permitted Development to be scrapped

03 Jun 2019 Fewer than 1% of London homes that have been built under permitted development (PD) rules are affordable, claims new analysis from Tom Copley, housing spokesperson at Labour’s London Assembly. The research shows that since 2013, almost 16,000 houses have...