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Good afternoon, thank you for your question. It is not a criminal offence to let a family member live in your buy to let property, however, it may well be a breach of your mortgage conditions which may well impact on your property insurance. These are the areas that you would need to check.
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I'm not sure, I am not well versed in landlord and tenant issues. I would assume for everyone's peace of mind you would have had gas and electricity safety checks. As I said, if the property caught fire and burnt down your insurance may not pay out.
It usually is a condition of a buy to let mortgage that family members don't rent it, I don't know about simply occupying the property, that is something you need to check. Sorry.
I have said that you have not committed a crime. The worse is that you have breached the terms of the consent to let (is it leasehold?) and breached the mortgage conditions, I suggest that you simply sell it as soon as possible.
Thank you, ***** ***** no deliberate attempt to fraudulently obtain mortgage monies but you have to be really carefull!
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