Tag Archives: agents

To Let and Let Live

Brighton and Hove Council has failed to convince the Government of the need to ban letting agent boards in part of the City. The use of advertising boards is restricted under the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, with consent … Continue reading

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Are deposit disputes a thing of the past?

Sadly, the answer is no and many agents will profess to losing a deposit dispute with a tenant before because they didn’t have enough evidence to prove their case. They will also remember how their landlord client reacted… Despite deposit protection being … Continue reading

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Keep on top of your game

There’s been a raft of new legislation announced recently that will affect the lettings industry, so now is probably a good time to be thinking about whether your staff are up to speed and equipped to meet the expectations of … Continue reading

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Keep your tenants happy and safe @ registermyappliance.co.uk

By Douglas Herbison, Chief Executive, the Association of Manufacturers of Domestic Appliances (AMDEA). With new changes to the law protecting tenants against so called retaliatory evictions the Association of Manufacturers of Domestic Appliances (AMDEA) believes that registering  appliances is an … Continue reading

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Where do your gas and fire safety duties lie?

Both Gas Safety Week and Fire Door Safety Week take place between 14-20 September this year. As the date is fast approaching we thought it might be a good idea to refresh your memory about the two issues and offer … Continue reading

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Will the End Of The Green Deal Make it Harder for Agents To Let Properties?

Richard Price, Executive Director of UKALA, on what the scrapping of the Green Deal means for agents. The government recently pulled the plug on financing the Green Deal so you may be wondering what this all means for you and … Continue reading

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Deregulation Act: what have we learned?

After the passing of the Deregulation Act deposits deadline recently, Richard Price, Executive Director of UKALA, is in a contemplative mood. At long last On Tuesday 23rd June, as if you all needed reminding, the deadline to protect deposits that … Continue reading

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