News and campaigns

In the media – 2 February

Landlords in the media and articles of interest Articles: Press Association: Campaigners call for say in short-term letting regulation – 23 January Property Industry Eye: ‘Landlords who self-manage after fees ban could do a better job than agents’, claim – 24 January...

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Letting agent code of practice comes into force

All letting agents in Scotland must adhere to the new letting agent code of practice, which comes into force today. It sets out standards for all aspects of letting agency work and requires agents to hold professional indemnity and client money protection insurance...

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In the media – 19 January

Landlords in the media and articles of interest – 19 January Articles: The National: Scotland’s house prices increasing while decreasing in UK overall – 13 January Scottish Government: Letting Agent Registration: Development of a Fee Structure – Business...

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Ready for letting agent registration?

What’s the new Code of Practice all about? What does my company need to do, to comply? How much will it cost? Who can help me check I am getting it all right for my clients and tenants? SAL can help you – see more about our Council of Letting Agents’...

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Parliamentary affairs

Information about the Scottish Parliament, the UK Parliament and Scottish local government including how to contact your elected representatives.

Regulation and enforcement

Find out about Scottish letting agent regulation and read a summary of recent and forthcoming changes in Scottish private rented sector (PRS) legislation.