A landlord from Nottingham has been fined over £25,000 after admitting 12 licensing offences.
Dexter Blackstock faced charges relating to twelve unlicensed properties he owned and were required to be licensed under either Part 2 or 3 of the Housing Act.
Mr Blackstock was convicted of nine offences of failing to license properties under the Selective Licensing scheme.
He also failed to license two properties under the Additional Licensing scheme with one other offence under Mandatory Licensing for a flat.
Mr Blackstock was fined £24,000, £1,100 costs and a victim surcharge of £170.
The prosecution was brought by Nottingham City Council’s Safer Housing team.