Published on Tuesday, 11th September 2018
The landlord of a notorious house of multiple occupation (HMO) in Southend, who subjected his tenants to insanitary and unsafe living conditions, will no longer be able to rent out his property.
Published on Wednesday, 5th September 2018
We have successfully bid for £513,000 of Government funding to tackle rough sleeping in Southend, just four months after successfully bidding for £425,000 funding for the same issue.
Published on Monday, 5th March 2018
Southend-on-Sea’s housing councillor has praised council staff, partners, community groups, and local people for working together to open a rest centre for vulnerable people during the bad weather.
Published on Friday, 24th February 2017
Southend-on-Sea’s leading housing councillor has welcomed Government plans to ban letting agent fees, and is also encouraging local letting agents and landlords to join SEAL.
Published on Wednesday, 30th December 2015
Court bailiffs have today acted to remove the last remaining people camping in Cliff Gardens.
Published on Wednesday, 25th June 2014
The opportunity to build council homes in Southend for the first time since 1989 will be discussed by the council's cabinet next week (Tuesday 1st July 2014).