The RLA recommends the following books to help you acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to manage your lettings. The authors have either worked with the RLA or are well known experts in the lettings sector.
We suggest you also consider the wide range of RLA training courses that take place in England and Wales.
How To Save Property TaxBy Carl Bayley BSc ACA
This book is authored by Carl Bayley who delivers tax training courses for the RLA. 'How To Save Property Tax' presents an extensive and complete range of tax planning strategies with worked examples. The book is fully up to date incorporating the important changes in mortgage interest relief announced in the budget of 2015.
In addition to his work with the RLA, Carl is a nationally recognised property tax expert, contributor to national media and practicing chartered accountant. This is one of four tax books currently authored by Carl.Buy Now
The Complete Guide to Residential Lettingby Tessa Shepperson
The Complete Guide to Residential Letting is the definitive guide to creating and managing residential lettings. It is packed with real life landlord and tenancy tips and letting experiences, and has been written by one of the country's top specialists in landlord and tenant law, Tessa Shepperson. Step by step we take you through each one of the legal and practical issues that each landlord must confront, for every tenancy: How to prepare your rental property for tenants Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) How to find the right tenant for you The terms you need in a tenancy agreement.Buy Now
The Landlord's FriendBy Paul Shamplina and Kate Faulkner
This book guides landlords through the perils of buy to let, from buying the right property through to managing tenants and dealing with problems such as non-payment of rent. It is written by two industry experts, Paul Shamplina and Kate Faulkner who regularly appear in national and local media.Buy Now
The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015By Communities and Local Government (DCLG)
This explanatory booklet is designed to help Private Rented Sector, landlords and tenants prepare for The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015.Buy Now