New service helps people renting a home

31 Jan 2018

Are you looking to rent a new home? We're piloting a new scheme with Hertfordshire Shared Anti-Fraud Service so you can check a property is not being rented illegally.

Some people illegally sublet council properties to unsuspecting private tenants. If you rent one you will not have the right to stay in the property once the council finds out and takes the appropriate action against your landlord. It may also be difficult for you to get your deposit back from your landlord.

Use ILATCH to make sure that the property you are considering renting is legit. Just type in the address at: