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You have either made the decision to let your much loved home, or purchased an investment property that you now need to produce an income, all accompanied with the least amount of worry and stress.

landlord3Whether you are a hands-on Landlord, or more commonly require a Letting Agency to hold your hand through the entire process and with their expertise deal with all matters of letting that property professionally, efficiently and at all times with your best interests in mind. Either way, The Good Letting Agency will offer the solution you are looking for, and we will endeavour to exceed all of your expectations in relation to customer service and overall satisfaction. Our owners are Landords and Property Investors themselves, and understand first-hand the importance of working with a good Letting Agency.

landlord2Many of our Landlords are loyal, returning customers, whereby they have used our services to let and manage their first property and since built multiple property portfolios, entrusting us with the responsibility of repeating the entire process time and time again. Should you be a Landlord / Property Investor interested in increasing the size of your property portfolio, please see our Property Investment section for guidance in this area.

Our Landlord services range from a Tenant Find service for Landlords who are involved in the day to day management of their properties, to the most popular Fully Managed service where the property is handed over to us to deal with all matters of the lettings and management process on your behalf. We also now offer an Online service, which allows you to benefit from our internet advertising through property portals including Rightmove, but deal with all other matters yourself, including viewings. Here is a summary of the various levels of service, of which one will hopefully meet your exact needs:

  Online Tenant Find Fully Managed
The GLA website advertising
Property portal advertising, including Rightmove
The Guild website advertising*
Professional Wide Angle Photography
Video Tour (optional)
Office Advertising
Organising Energy Performance Certificate
Accompanied Viewings  
Experian / Agent Assure Full Tenant Referencing  
Tenancy Paperwork  
Move In Tenancy Appointment  
Initial Rental Statement  
Monthly Collection of Rents & Rental Statements    
Protection of Deposit with the DPS    
Rent Guarantee Insurance for the first term of every let    
Detailed Inventory with colour photos
RLA (Residential Landlord Association) Template
   
Serving of relevant Tenancy Notices    
Dealing with all property maintenance issues    
Arranging of Gas / Electrical Safety Certificates    
Quarterly Inspections with Reports    
Renewal of Tenancy Agreements    
Check Out Tenancy Appointment (paid for by Tenant)    
Re-advertising of Property    
Completion of Overseas Landlord Tax forms    

*The Guild Of Professional Estate Agents property portal, used by over 700 Estate & Letting Agency offices nationwide

To discuss any of the above options and any individual item in more detail, please contact our Lettings Team who will be happy to provide further information.

In addition to the above, we also want to ensure that our Landlords receive value for money and competitive fees in relation to other agencies in the market. Whilst we are confident that our service levels will surpass any of our competitors, we also understand that offering competitive fees is an important factor in choosing your Letting Agency. Our Online fees start from just £199+VAT, our Tenant Find service from £299+VAT and our managed service with monthly management fees starting at just 7.5%. We also guarantee to beat any of our competitors on price if you supply us with a genuine quote or Service Agreement from another agency.

WE WILL NOT BE BEATEN ON PRICE, that is our promise to you!

Should you be considering changing your Letting Agency, either due to not being happy with the service you receive or to save money on fees, we will give you 3 month’s free management from the point of transfer as a thank you for your business. For Landlords with multiple properties, we also offer discounted rates which could save you thousands of pounds in fees over the course of time compared to other agencies. Feel free to contact our Lettings Team to see what more, for less, we can offer.