Landlord Focus magazine

Our member magazine, Landlord Focus is the leading publication for all involved in private sector letting in Scotland. Written, designed, published and printed in Scotland, it is sent to members three times per year in March, July and October.

Each issue includes a wide variety of informative, readable articles on topics of interest to landlords and letting agents. All content is written from a Scottish perspective making this specialist journal unique. Members – you are always welcome to send us your ideas for content or to volunteer to be in the member profile features.

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Spring 2019

Issue 31
Posted to members March 2019

Features included:

  • PRT myth-busting
  • A Day in the Life of Vanessa Abbot
  • Looking back at conference
  • Minimum energy standards
  • Purrfect landlords – letting to cat owners
  • Empty homes opportunities
  • West Dunbartonshire area focus
  • Assisting tenants with MND
  • New boilers
  • Member profiles

…plus much more

Autumn 2018

Issue 30
Posted to members mid-October 2018

Features included:

  • Property access via First-tier Tribunal
  • A Day in the Life of Nicole Friere
  • National Landlord Day coming up soon
  • SAL calls for better enforcement
  • Holiday subletting issues
  • Software solutions
  • Scottish Borders area focus
  • Agent registration
  • EPC minimum
  • Member profiles

…plus much more

Summer 2018

Issue 29
Posted to members July 2018

Features included:

  • First-tier Tribunal news
  • A Day in the Life of Caroline Elgar
  • Letting agent regulation
  • Human trafficking
  • Gardening issues for deposits
  • GDPR – data regulations
  • Perth area focus
  • The Agency Business report
  • Safety standards and enforcement framework
  • Member profiles

…plus much more

Older issues

Spring 2018

Issue 28
Posted to members end-March 2018

Features included:

  • Taxation changes
  • New Private Residential Tenancy
  • Letting agent regulation
  • Tackling vermin
  • National Landlord Day roundup
  • GDPR – data regulations
  • Edinburgh area focus
  • The Agency Business preview
  • First-tier Tribunal
  • Member profiles

…plus much more

SAL Landlord Focus Autumn 2017

Autumn 2017

Issue 27
Posted to members mid-October 2017

Features included:

  • Damp and condensation
  • New Private Residential Tenancy
  • Letting agent regulation
  • Tackling bed bugs
  • AirBnB
  • Scottish Housing Day
  • Renfrewshire area focus
  • National Landlord Day preview
  • Insurance top tips
  • Member profiles

…plus much more

Summer 2017

Issue 26
Posted to members mid-July 2017

Features included:

  • Area focus on Inverness
  • Assistance animals in the PRS
  • Tax changes campaign update
  • Digital tax
  • Property refurb stories
  • Social security changes
  • The Agency Business conference round-up
  • New “Simple Procedure”
  • Short term letting
  • Media update

…plus much more…