• landlord letting legislation

    Latest Changes to Landlord and Tenant Legislation 2019

    Private landlords and tenants in Scotland have had to deal with a lot of regulatory changes in the last few years e.g. the new Private Residential Tenancy, The Tenancy Deposit Scheme, etc. This has continued into 2019 with even more new legislative changes for landlords and tenants to be aware of. Below is a short […]

  • tenancy deposit schemes for letting agents and landlords

    Is My Tenancy Deposit Protected?

    In March 2011 the Tenancy Deposit Scheme Regulations (Scotland) came into force. Since this date every letting agency in Scotland that receives a tenant deposit is now required by law to register with their local authority and join a tenancy deposit scheme. If they fail to comply they can face fines. The purpose of the […]

  • Festive Opening Hours

    Western Lettings would like to wish all of our clients a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year when it comes!   Important information – Office opening hours over the festive period are as follows: Christmas Eve 09:00 AM – 12:00PM  Christmas Day – Closed Boxing Day – Closed Thursday 27th December open as […]

  • Letting agent Western Lettings partners with CreditLadder

    Western Lettings Partners with CreditLadder

    Western Lettings in Glasgow is delighted to announce a new partnership with rent reporting platform CreditLadder. We realise that for nearly all tenants, rent is their biggest monthly expense. What comes as a surprise for most people is that unlike on time mortgage payments, on time rent payments are not added to an individual’s credit […]

  • Virtual Tours letting agent in Glasgow

    Benefits of Virtual Tours for Attracting New Tenants

    If you are a landlord looking for new tenants in a hurry, choosing a letting agent who can offer viewers a 360⁰ virtual tour of your property can make a big difference. That is why Western Lettings in Glasgow have recently introduced them for all of their properties. What is a 360⁰ Virtual Tour? A […]

  • Best Letting agents

    8 Simple Rules for Finding the Best Letting Agent

    If you are a landlord in Scotland you may decide to use a professional letting agent to rent out or manage your property. However there are many letting agents out there, so how do you decide which one will be best at providing the services you need. Follow these 8 simple rules to ensure you […]