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Welsh landlords being ‘clobbered’ again

26th January 2016

Welsh landlords face the prospect of being clobbered again as they will now have to pay for planning permission to convert properties without assurances that permission will be granted. New rules coming into effect from the end of February will mean landlords will require planning permission to convert a house from use as a single household to a shared rental property of 3 to 6 unrelated people. To gain planning permission, landlords will be required to pay a fee of £380 despite there be...