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RLA’s Rent Smart Wales training given top audit rating - 17 August 2017

The RLA’s Rent Smart Wales training has been given the scheme’s top ‘High Assurance’ rating following its first audit by a RSW inspector. The audit report praised the professionalism of the management, quality control and performance management systems as well as the association’s clear customer service and equality policies. It also awarded the RLA the highest rating of ‘low risk’ all areas ... more

Include Rent Payments in Credit Scores - 17 August 2017

Rent payments should be included when calculating credit scores to support tenants wanting to buy a home of their own. That’s the call being made following a survey of almost 3,000 landlords carried out by the Residential Landlords Association (RLA), which found that 61 per cent of landlords would support such a move. At present, credit rating agencies do not routinely include rent ... more

RLA launches new fire safety course - 16 August 2017

The RLA has launched a new online fire safety course for landlords and agents. Since the Grenfell Tower tragedy left the nation reeling, fire safety has never been far from the headlines, with landlords across the board contacting the RLA for more guidance when it comes to keeping tenants safe. In response to this the association has developed an interactive fire safety course ... more

Calling All Fylde Coast Landlords! - 16 August 2017

All Fylde Coast Landlords have been invited to the Fylde Coast Landlords' Forum. This meeting will be held in Blackpool Town Hall, Talbot Square, Blackpool on Thursday 7th September 2017. Doors open at 5:15pm for a 5:30pm start. The meeting is open to all landlords, regardless of portfolio or experience. The agenda will include: <li ... more

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