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. The most recent issue was sent to members in October 2016. New members joining just now will receive issue 24 with their membership pack.
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.
Issue 24 paper copies were posted to members in mid-October 2016. Features included an area focus on Glasgow, LETWELL, agent regulation, cross-border letting, new First-tier Tribunal, taxation changes, e-signing leases, National Landlord Day preview, legionella risk assessment, property finance plus much more... The next issue will be published in mid-March 2017.
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Please contact us with ideas for content for future issues. Members' own ideas for articles plus relevant press releases from companies and organisations are always welcomed. Please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
If your company would like information about advertising, please email us for a media pack including rate card, back issues and planned future topics. To receive this information please email email@example.com or call us on 0131 564 0100.
Please remember that the information in the older back issues was correct at the time of printing but may well have changed since publication. For updated information on legal requirements please always check with the SAL helpline on 0131 564 0100, or email us to ask firstname.lastname@example.org
Issue 23 paper copies were posted to members in mid-July 2016. Features included an area focus on Dundee and Angus, changes to property taxation, options for incorporation, refurbishment, working with the new MSPs, comparisons with Welsh letting, introduction of smart meters, finance challenges, landlord and agent training, pensions auto-enrolment, letting agent legislation plus much more... The next issue will be published in mid-October 2016.
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Issue 22 paper copies were posted to members in mid-March 2016. Features included an area focus on Lanarkshire, changes to property taxation including LBTT, key management software, letting agent legislation, alternative finance and new SAL mortgages, socia media, plus much more... The next issue will be published in mid-July 2016.
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Issue 21 paper copies were posted to members in mid-October 2015. Features included an area focus on Fife, National Landlord Day conference preview, changes to property taxation, property apps, letting agent legislation, and bringing empty homes back into use, plus much more... The next issue will be published in early March 2016.
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Issue 20 paper copies were sent to members in July 2015. Features included an area focus on the Leith area of Edinburgh, The Agency Business conference report, the proposed new tenancy regime, jam jar accounts to help tenants to budget, changes for charging for heating, buying and selling rental properties, choosing good tenants and self invested pensions.
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Issue 19 was published in March 2015. Features included an area focus on Stirling & Falkirk, National Landlord Day report, impending tax changes, Landlord Accreditation Scotland, furnishing and furniture re-use options, data protection, legal right of entry, market report and much more.
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Issue 18 saw the launch of our all new design with new digital version as below. Paper copies were sent to members in October 2014. Features included an area focus on Ayrshire, National Landlord Day preview, tax treatment for furnishings, Immigration Act, distance selling regulations, property software, Council of Letting Agents four page spread, market report and much more. Click on the image below to read issue 18 online: