DASH Services

"Where we live defines who we are.
Poor housing is linked to poor health and reduces people’s life chances."

Linda Cobb OBE DASH Services Principal Manager

Blaby Landlord Forum 12th Sept 2023

As a Landlord or Letting Agent of a privately rented property or someone with an interest in Housing issues Blaby District Council would like to invite you to their Landlords Forum being held on Tuesday 12th September 2023 at the Blaby Westfield House Hotel, 15 Enderby Road, Blaby, Leicester, LE8 4GD.

The event will be from 1pm to 5pm 

The event offers invaluable advice and support to landlords and letting agents in offering safer housing and improving tenancy management standards.

The event is Free of Charge

The following seminars will be presented by housing professionals:


  • Legal & Legislative Updates - Linda Cobb OBE (Decent and Safer Homes)  A DASH overview of legal updates & benefits of being a DASH member.   Giles Inman (East Midlands Property Owners (EMPO) & Leicester Landlords Association) - an overview regarding recent and upcoming legislation for landlords to be aware of to help manage your properties. Benefits of becoming a member of EMPO.


  • Minimum Energy Efficiency rating in residential dwellings - Phil Fasham (Environmental Health Officer) – overview of the new policy being introduced by Blaby District Council.


  • Housing Options / Homelessness overview - Janine Curtis (Homelessness Team Leader) - an overview of homelessness in the district, challenges we are facing and how landlords can help.


  • Cost of living help – Arwen Woods (Welfare Support Co-ordinator) an overview on help and support for residents, food banks, financial support, mental health and wellbeing, support with energy and utility bills, cost of living help, government help for vulnerable residents.


Please complete the following Landlord response form and return it by 6th September 2023 to vijay.jethwa@blaby.gov.uk

Places are limited so please respond at the earliest opportunity.

If you know of anyone else that may be interested in attending please do let them know.

I hope that you will be able to attend this event & the DASH team look forward to see you there.

if you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Vijay at Blaby on 0116 2727770.

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