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Client Money Protection Consultation Closes

As previously reported, the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has been consulting on proposals to require all property agents to protect client money. Following on from an earlier parliamentary inquiry, to which UKALA gave evidence in support of … Continue reading

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Who cares about the deposit cap?

Speaking with some clients recently, explaining the Government’s latest wheeze – namely that security deposits are to be capped at one month’s rent – I found it quite remarkable that (frankly) they didn’t much care. To put it into context, … Continue reading

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Got gas?

We all know that gas safety is crucial and consequently there are few single events more important to most property managers than the annual gas safety check. After all, failing to  conduct the check in time could result in a substantial fine … Continue reading

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