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RentPro partners with Move’m

Move’m is a student housing review platform, built to give landlords and agencies a way to showcase their reputation and for students to share their experiences. Online reviews have fundamentally changed how consumers shop,...




RentPro Partners with Nethouseprices

Did you know that you can now feed your properties to advertise from RentPro to Nethouseprices?  So who is Nethouseprices? Nethouseprices.com allows you to advertise your properties for free. Check out their new exciting...




Trading Standards adopting ‘lighter touch’ approach to new lettings agent law

Trading Standards adopting ‘lighter touch’ approach to new lettings agent law

Two weeks have now passed since the introduction of new laws that require letting agents in England to display details of all fees and charges on their websites and prominently in their offices. Failure...




TPO Scotland officially launched

TPO Scotland officially launched

To officially mark the launch of TPO Scotland, The Property Ombudsman (TPO) scheme has unveiled two new versions of its Code of Practice for sales and lettings agents operating in Scotland. Christopher Hamer, the...




Property Redress Scheme issues guides on unfair fees

Property Redress Scheme issues guides on unfair fees

Two guidance notes for agents regarding fees have been issued by the Property Redress Scheme. The PRS revealed last month that the most common grievance made against agent members involved unfair or excessive fees...




Consumer Rights Bill to require letting agents to display whether they offer client money protection (CMP)

Consumer Rights Bill to require letting agents to display whether they offer client money protection (CMP)

In a surprise move yesterday the Government amended the Consumer Rights Bill to require letting agents to display whether they offer client money protection (CMP).  This amendment has been welcomed by SAFEagent, who had wrote...




Advertising Tenancy Fees

Advertising Tenancy Fees

As you may be aware, recent new guidance from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA, previously the Office of Fair Trading) and agreed with the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), states that all rental property...




Rental demand is growing at the fastest rate in two years

Rental demand is growing at the fastest rate in two years

Research by Countrywide found that demand for rental accommodation across Britain has grown on the back of a housing market which is beginning to show signs of cooling.  This increased demand is being reflected in...