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Empty homes are often a target for criminal damage and anti-social behaviour such as:
The best way to reduce the risks associated with empty homes is to make sure they are occupied. However, we understand that a property is likely to remain empty for some time if a major renovation is required on an empty property to bring it up to a decent standard.
Overall, there are many social, economic and environmental reasons for tackling the problems associated with empty homes.
Here are some ways you can reduce the risk of criminal damage occurring to an empty property:
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