Tackling tenancy fraud: the law and practice of sub-letting and non-occupation claims

25 Apr 2017, 8:11 am


Peggy Etiebet and Ruchi Parekh


Cornerstone Barristers, 2-3 Grays Inn Square, London, WC1R 5JH



This seminar is aimed at social landlords and their representatives and will consider the legal and practical issues to which sub-letting or parting with possession of social housing give rise.  In particular,  Peggy Etiebet and Ruchi Parekh from the Cornerstone Housing Team, will be covering key issues including:

  • security of tenure and tenancy termination;
  • the investigation of suspected sub-letting and ‘only or principal home’ cases;
  • legal remedies, including repossession and the recovery of unlawful profits;
  • maximising prospects of success in sub-letting and ‘only or principal home’ repossessions