01 October 2019
A call has been made for the best letting agencies and other rental sector professionals to show how they comply with regulations, as a way of exposing the rogue operators who do not.
12 September 2019
The Association of Residential Lettings Agents is urging member agents and the industry to ensure it is up to date with how Right To Rent is likely to work on November 1 – that’s assuming the UK leaves the European Union the day before.
08 March 2019
More than a third of landlords are looking to cut their annual spending – and many of them are considering ending their use of letting agents, according to the latest research by Kent Reliance.
12 October 2018
The head of the online lettings agency recently scooped up by Emoov says traditional lettings agents have made a rod for their own back over fees because they have exploited tenants.
21 September 2018
Two more lettings agencies have been expelled from The Property Ombudsman as a result of unpaid awards following disputes involving landlords or tenants.
19 September 2018
A lettings agent described as ‘rogue’ by a London council, along with two lettings companies, have been heavily fined for operating a dangerous unlicensed HMO
12 September 2018
A landmark report on private renting provides the opportunity to stop blaming letting agents and landlords for the sector’s problems, a leading expert says.
24 May 2018
Agents invited to provide last-minute views on the Tenant Fees Bill
30 April 2018
Top agent hits back at journalist who condemned entire agency industry
30 October 2017
Controversial review site claims to be able to identify ‘bad agents’