June 21, 2019
Letting agents with unfurnished flat to rent

Is it Better to Let a Furnished or Unfurnished Property?

There is no right or wrong answer to this question. Furnished and unfurnished properties both play an important role in the lettings market. Tenants’ circumstances vary and a property that is perfect for one tenant can be completely wrong for […]
April 4, 2019
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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 […]
February 28, 2019
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 […]
December 20, 2018

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 […]
December 13, 2018
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 […]
November 29, 2018
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 […]
October 3, 2018
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 […]
July 31, 2018
Glasgow Letting agents tips to increase rental value

Top Tips to Increase the Rental Value of Your Property

Most landlords want to achieve the best possible rental income from their property but sometimes struggle to attract new tenants at the price they would like. As experienced letting agents in Glasgow we know the rental market extremely well and […]
June 13, 2018
Race to Alaska - letting agents

Western Lettings – Race to Alaska

To start up a new business and turn it into a success is challenging and usually requires a person with lots of energy, determination, resilience and guts. Jack Gallagher founder of award winning independent letting agents Western Lettings in Glasgow […]
June 5, 2018
Glasgow letting agency tips for tenants

Top Tips for Tenants: What You Need to Know

When renting a property, there are a number of considerations to take into account e.g. where you want to live, transport links, rent costs etc.  It is also important to know your rights and obligations as a tenant. A good […]
April 26, 2018

ESTAS winners 2018!

We attended the ESTAS awards in London last week and Western Lettings won gold for both Letting Agent Landlord Scotland and Letting Agent Tenant Scotland. This was an incredible achievement and very successful trip away!   As Phil Spencer said […]
April 17, 2018
8 reasons for a property management company

8 Reasons Landlords Need a Property Management Company

Whether you are an inexperienced first time landlord or a go it alone landlord who is fed up with the hassle of dealing with weekend maintenance calls, hiring a property management company to take care of your property and your […]
March 22, 2018

ESTAS 2018 Results

  The countdown to the results has started. Look out for the results!  
March 21, 2018
Western Lettings our values

Western Lettings: Our Company Values

Western Lettings is well known as the letting agent of choice for many Glasgow landlords and we wanted to explain why our company values appeal to many. This infographic explains our culture, values and aims and we think it can […]
March 2, 2018

WE HAVE BEEN SHORTLISTED!

  What a great start to March! After entering the 2018 ESTAS last year, we have just found out we have been shortlisted for both landlord and tenant awards. We will be attending the awards ceremony in London on the […]
February 22, 2018
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Letting Agents: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

If you are considering renting your property in Scotland there are two obvious routes to go down. One is to manage the rental yourself and the other is to have a letting agency manage it for you. If you decide […]
February 1, 2018

ESTAS 2018

After entering the 2018 ESTAS we were overwhelmed by the amazing votes we received from both our landlords and tenants. The voting is now closed however I have shared some of our comments we received below. Managed Landlord The staff […]
January 11, 2018

Why it Makes Sense to Choose Western Lettings in Glasgow

There are many letting agents in Glasgow and we know that our competitors are pretty good at what they do. But we like to think ourselves as the one of the best Glasgow letting agents because we do not get […]
December 20, 2017

Festive Opening Hours

Western Lettings would like to wish all our clients a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year when it comes!   Important information – Office opening hours over the festive period are as follows:   Friday 22nd December 09.00AM – […]
November 9, 2017

Private Residential Tenancies – Need to know for Landlords

The Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 which will take effect from 1 December 2017, will introduce a new ‘private residential tenancy’. It’s purpose is to provide safeguards for landlords, lenders and investors and also improve security for tenants. The […]
November 4, 2017
Western Lettings receiving Award

Western Lettings Hailed Scotland Agency of the Year at Negotiator Awards

The Negotiator Awards, also known as the Property Party of the Year is the most respected and extremely popular awards ceremony within the residential property market and we were delighted to be shortlisted for two awards. Western Lettings attended the […]
October 4, 2017
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ESTAS Award

We wish to thank all of our clients for taking the time to give us a review for the Estate Agent of the Year Awards, we have had some great feedback so far and are currently sitting at a score […]
September 19, 2017
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Negotiator Awards 2017

Western Lettings is excited to announce that we have been shortlisted for The Negotiator Awards 2017 held in London in October The Negotiator Awards is the most prestigious and popular awards scheme in residential property and with more entrants and more winners […]
September 19, 2017

Aimee achieves Level 6 Award

A huge congratulations to Aimee on achieving the NFOPP Level 6 Award in Residential Letting and Property Management Scotland from Propertymark Qualifications.
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