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Your Student House

» 24 January 2012 » 8 Comments

If you are sharing a house with 3 or more people (not related to you) whilst studying at Uni. then you are living in a House of Multiple Occupation (HMO). At the moment a landlord does not need planning permission to turn a house into a HMO, but from March they will.  This is known […]

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Do you live in student housing? Important Information!

» 18 May 2011 » 5 Comments

Southampton City Council are currently trying to impose an Article 4 Direction on the whole of Southampton. What does this mean? This means that Houses of Multiple Occupancy (HMO’s) will have to apply for planning permission in the future to change from being a family home to a house where two or more unrelated people […]

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