Competent Agent Part A — Lettings
This course is for anyone with little or no experience of letting residential property. It aims to give you basic understanding of the legal concepts which underline the letting of property and focuses on developing your knowledge of land, forming tenancy agreements, repairs and tenant safety.
- What is expected of a letting agent?
- Terms and conditions of business
- Marketing and managing a property
- Right to Rent legislation
- Tenant Fees Act 2019
- Basic land law
- Consents to Let (mortgage companies, freeholders and insurers)
- Tenancy agreements
- Terminating tenancies
- Deregulation Act
- Renters' Reform Bill
- Tenants’ rights and quiet enjoyment
- Protection from eviction and harassment
- Discrimination and the Equality Act
- Repairing obligations
- Safety obligations (including gas and electricity)
Our popular virtual classroom offers a streamlined version of our face-to-face courses. You will benefit from a dedicated session with our expert trainer from the comfort of your home or office. To enable the course to run smoothly, we ask that you mute your microphone unless asking a question and keep your camera on.
With our face-to-face courses you’ll benefit from the full lesson plan plus an increased level of interaction and group work. This is your chance to participate in group discussions with our expert trainer and other delegates on the course.
Location: Propertymark Westminster, 4th Floor, 5-8 The Sanctuary, London, SW1P 3JS
Learn about the principles of letting property such as creating tenancies, tenants’ rights, repairing obligations, immigration and discrimination.
Sharpen your knowledge of ASTs and more complex areas of lettings such as HMOs, HHSRS, special clauses and tax.
Our ASTs are compliant with the Tenant Fees Act and we offer alternative versions depending on the deposit scheme you are registered with alongside a no deposit option.
Get to grips with client money and ensure your compliance with best practice accounting procedures.