Empty properties

This page is for owners of empty properties.

We’re taking action to reduce the number of empty properties in Hackney.


Options for owners of empty properties

The four main options to owners of empty properties:


Empty property legislation

There are powers available which we use where a long term empty property is impacting the surrounding area. These include:

Page updated on: 9 June 2023

Private Sector Housing


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