One question every landlord asks themselves when letting their property is ‘should I use a Letting Agent or just go it alone?’
With ever changing legislation, Letting Agents are a valuable resource, with a wealth of experience and knowledge, who can ensure you meet all the legal requirements when letting your property.
Not only will we get your property physically & legally ready to let but we will keep your property compliant throughout the tenancy, ensuring that you are never left vulnerable for failing to comply. The penalties for failing to comply range from large fines to prison sentences, so it is vital that all boxes are ticked.
In todays market, there is a huge amount of legislation to adhere to and this is forever changing. We will ensure that you are kept up to date with these changes, so whether we manage the tenancy for you or if we just placed your tenant, you will always be kept abreast of what is expected of you as landlords.
The Tenant Fee Act 2019 was the biggest shake up the industry has seen in decades – are you aware of the changes?
Here are just a few of the major compliances:
- Right to Rent Checks
- Capped Deposits
- No Tenant fees
- Energy Performance Certificate minimum rating
- Landlords Gas Safety
- Smoke Alarms & Carbon Monoxide Detectors
For thorough advice and a service that will ensure you are fully compliant, please contact our Lettings team today.