Month: August 2019

REGULATING PROPERTY AGENTS WILL RAISE STANDARDS

The Government has announced its intention to introduce a nationwide system of regulation for estates and letting agents. It’s been talked about for years, but with a rising number of complaints raised with property ombudsmen and a 2018 Which survey revealing that 64% of recently-moved tenants had experienced problems with their letting agent, the Government felt the need to act.   At present, there are no requirements for an estate…