Chat with us, powered by LiveChat

Blog

29
Jan
2020
by Tom Bancroft
In May 2018, Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister for Scotland, launched the Route Map to an Energy Efficient Scotland.  The Route Map... Read more >
29
Jan
2020
by Tom Bancroft
Anyone carrying out letting agency work in Scotland is required to join the Scottish Letting Agent Register.  It is a criminal offence... Read more >
29
Jan
2020
by Tom Bancroft
On 16 September 2019 the law relating to landlord registration changed.  To help address problems of poor quality housing and tenancy... Read more >
28
Jan
2020
by Tom Bancroft
In this guest blog, Fiona Watson, a Partner with East Lothian based law firm, Paris Steele, offers advice for landlords and letting agents... Read more >
28
Jan
2020
by Tom Bancroft
A tenant in Scotland, believed to be the first to win a tribunal decision, has been awarded damages under new lettings legislation. The... Read more >
28
Jan
2020
by Tom Bancroft
The Scottish Government has announced plans to grant local authorities with new powers to regulate short-term lets, dependent on whether... Read more >
23
Oct
2019
by mWickens
Anyone carrying out letting agency work in Scotland is required to join the Scottish Letting Agent Register. The register for Letting... Read more >
23
Oct
2019
by mWickens
The Scottish Government continues to work with a range of stakeholders in order to raise awareness of the new rights and responsibilities... Read more >
23
Oct
2019
by mWickens
Prescribed Information went live for landlords letting property in Scotland on 16 September 2019. This change requires landlords to declare... Read more >
16
Sep
2019
by mWickens
Graham Simpson, MSP has claimed that rogue letting agents are scamming landlords and tenants, despite new laws aimed at stopping them from... Read more >

Pages

Newsletter

Sign up for our newsletter to receive up-to-date information on Tenancy Deposit Protection from mydeposits Scotland