LegalforLandlords makes the ESTAS shortlist

LegalforLandlords has been recognised for its outstanding customer service to its clients by The ESTAS, the biggest award scheme in the UK residential property industry. The ESTAS sponsored by Zoopla determines the best estate & letting agents, mortgage advisors and suppliers in the UK through research carried out amongst customers who are asked a series […]

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Sim Sekhon: Don’t head into legal battles alone

  In this country, heading to court has long been considered the last resort, used only when other measures have failed. But it is often said that the UK is becoming more like the USA in its attitude to litigation. Landlords can – and do – find themselves facing legal actions brought by their tenants, […]

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Introducing The Commission Pot

The fees ban means that you’ll need to be very aware of your business income. You’ll probably want to explore ways in which you can increase it. We’ve got one, and it’s very effective. It could earn you 60 % of what you lose when the fees ban comes in. Click on the video below […]

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Warrington Roadshow Success

Yesterday saw the first of six 2019 LegalforLandlords roadshows. The day was very informative with useful information regarding the Tenant Fees Ban, content marketing, the do’s and don’ts regarding the Legal aspects of letting and how to obtain and keep landlords. A big thanks to our speakers: Christopher Watkin, Peter E. Savage and Sim Sekhon, […]

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Tenant Fee Ban opportunity

Do you view the Tenant Fee Ban as a threat?

It’s really an opportunity – make sure you grab it! The upcoming Tenants Fee Ban on Jun 1st is focussing the minds of a lot of letting agents currently. The natural reaction will be to view this as a major threat to your business, and indeed the loss of this income stream would be a […]

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LegalforLandlords – on the road and always going the extra mile

The LegalforLandlords team are looking to spread their wings this year and attend numerous events as well as hosting some of our own. All the events we’ll be attending in 2019 are listed below. Come and find us, we’re always happy to help. FEBRUARY: LegalforLandlords Roadshow – Warrington- 21/02/19 MARCH:  National Landlord Investment Show – […]

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Tenant referencing

A good reference isn’t an expense. It’s an investment.

In business, success requires a close eye to be kept on income and expenditure. It’s no different in property rental, and in a climate of tax changes, increasing regulation and the knock-on effects of the agency fees ban, cutting unnecessary expenditure makes sense. It is easy, therefore, to see why some landlords are choosing a […]

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Looking beyond the populist message of rent control

Last week, London’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, renewed his calls for rent controls to be implemented in the capital. Currently, that’s not something under mayoral control, but Khan wants the Government to make it possible that he, or indeed his successors, can impose rent controls. As rents seem to be steadying or even declining in some […]

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Employee recognition awards

Last Friday saw the annual LegalforLandlords recognition awards take place in Warrington. The awards are to recognise the hard work the LegalforLandlords team do throughout the year with categories such as Best newcomer, Employee of the year and the prestigious Sim Sekhon award. The awards are also a chance to blow off some steam and […]

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Forget Survival. Think Growth.

  It’s the usual format – speakers, refreshments, bumpf. It’s not the usual content. No whining about how tough it is to be a lettings agent. Just straight talk and advice on building an amazing business. Three speakers who think differently, act differently and get results. Who should attend? Estate and Letting Agents Directors.   […]

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