NALS supports Gas Safety Week 2015 all this week
It’s Gas Safety Week 2015: 14th – 20th September! Gas Safety Week is an annual safety week to raise awareness of gas safety and the importance of taking care of your gas appliances. It is co-ordinated by Gas Safe...
NALS renews support for the London Rental Standard
As a new round of promotion for the LRS gets underway, NALS renews its support for this initiative which seeks to raise standards in the capital’s private rented sector.
NALS Conference 2015 Time to book your tickets
The NALS Annual Conference is now in its 5th year and, each year grows in stature and importance, attracting top quality speakers and industry commentators.
Countdown to new laws affecting all landlords and agents in Wales Rent Smart Wales
The countdown has begun for a new law affecting all landlords and agents in Wales being introduced this autumn.
NALS is a licensing scheme for lettings and management agents operating in the Private Rented Sector. All firms registered with NALS meet strict compliance criteria including operating to defined accounting standards, holding Professional Indemnity...
NALS supports Manchester Renting Pledge
NALS is pleased to support Manchester City Council in a new initiative to raise standards in the Private Rented Sector.MCC have taken a sensible approach by creating the Manchester Renting Pledge that tenants, landlords, and agents can voluntarily...
NALS supports the London Rental Standard as it continues to gain traction in the capital
More than 115,000 rented homes across the city are now badged under the Mayor's London Rental Standard, the capital's first city-wide badge of accreditation to improve the experience of landlords and tenants.Less than a year since its launch last...
Research to help the CMA get involved
The Competition and Markets Authority are currently reaching out to the lettings community to ask for their input with some research on issues affecting low income consumers.Please see:Redress for people on low incomes ... linkPrivate rented housing...
City of York plays host to first ever NALS Northern Conference
Lettings agents from all over the north gathered in York this week for the first Northern Conference of the National Approved Letting Scheme.Over 70 delegates gathered to share best practice, discuss the big issues affecting the Private Rented...
New independent report gives a 360 degree overview of the Private Rented Sector
An independent report on the private rented sector (PRS) was released yesterday by Kate Faulkner of Designs On Property, which looks at the PRS from all perspectives.Supported by leading members of the industry including NALS, the analysis looks at...
Immigration Act 2014 comes into effect today in West Midlands
As of today, the Immigration Act 2014 'Right to Rent' legislation will come into force in the West Midlands regions of Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton.This means anyone seeking to rent a property - landlord or agent - will...
NALS Conference Highlights 2014
The sold out NALS Conference 2014 took place at the Mermaid Theatre in London on the 13th November.The industry came together for a day of discussion, debate, networking, and learning with a wide variety of speakers reflecting the theme of this...