Presentation on theme: "Going The Extra Mile!. Buy to Let – Choosing an Agent Thinking about Buy to Let? Your property may well be your most valuable asset... Don’t take chances."— Presentation transcript:
Buy to Let – Choosing an Agent Thinking about Buy to Let? Your property may well be your most valuable asset... Don’t take chances - Choose a Licensed Agent There are FIVE BIG REASONS to do so
Licensed & Regulated Licensed by ARLA Client Money Protection Scheme Professional Indemnity Insurance Annual Client Account Audit Code of Practice & Rules of Conduct Member of Ombudsman Scheme
Licensed & Regulated Members of RICS The world’s leading professional body for qualifications & standards in land, property and construction. Attaining RICS status is the recognised mark of property professionalism.
Licensed & Regulated Members of NALS Independent licensing scheme for lettings & management agents. Defined Standards of Customer Service Client Money Protection Scheme Complaints Procedure /Independent Redress.
Licensed & Regulated Registered SafeAgent S afe A gent F ully E ndorsed Denotes firms that protect landlords and tenants money through client money protection schemes.
Buying to Let – Things to Consider Thinking about Buy to Let? Before you buy you must consider the following when ‘doing your sums’ Likely Rental Return Monthly Loan Payments Insurance Premiums Agent Fees Void Periods Tax implications – NRL Status Emergency Maintenance ‘Slush Fund’
Buying to Let – Things to Consider Find The Right Property Location, location, location! Appeal to the widest market Would you live here? Size matters! Ask your Agent! Thinking about Buy to Let?
Buying to Let – Things to Consider Present Your Property for Let Furnished / Unfurnished Appliances? Cleaning Gardening Décor Thinking about Buy to Let?
Buying to Let – Things to Consider Legal Considerations Energy Performance Certificate Safety Checks Duty of Care Consent to Let Buildings Insurance Thinking about Buy to Let?
Buying to Let – Things to Consider The Tenancy Select the Right Tenant Inventory & Schedule of Condition Tenancy Agreement Tenant Deposit Registration
A Service That’s Second To None Fully Managed For Your Peace of Mind 3 Partners at the Front-line of our service High Staff to Property Ratio Regular Property Visits Interim Maintenance / Repairs Rent Collection Monthly Financial Statement Rent Reviews Notices Served Tenancy Set-Up & Renewals End of Tenancy Assessment Assessing Dilapidations Tenancy Deposit Returns Your Agent of Choice
Remember If you are a landlord looking for an experienced agent to let and manage your property, it is essential that you select a fully regulated and licensed letting agent By doing so, you will benefit from the highest level of protection an agent can provide HE Lettings have gone the extra mile and chosen to become a member of and be regulated by several professional bodies, so you can be completely reassured of our honesty, integrity and professionalism at all times
Do Your Homework! Choose your property with care Choose your location wisely Choose a Fully Licensed Agent