NRLA on Tour - Midlands

The Agenda

13:30 Registration & Networking

14:00 Welcome & Agenda overview by Regional Reps Sandra Towers, Don Robbie and Teresa Kaczmarek 

14:10 A BTL Mortgage Update from Karl Tidman (3mc)

The NRLA continue to partner with 3mc (UK) Limited, offering value for money when it comes to all your mortgage requirements.  Karl has a vast experience in the mortgage market and will share his thoughts and predictions around the buy to let market and current trends and interest rates.

14:30 Increasing regulation for landlords on enforcement and the standard of homes - should we be worried? Linda Cobb (OBE), DASH Principal Manager

Linda has been a consistent member of the Government working party on the new Decent and Safe Home Standards and brings this expertise to NRLA On Tour to share exactly what these changes will mean for landlords. DASH Services is a Private Rented Sector service for Local Authorities, Landlords & Tenants and is hosted by Derby City Council on behalf of numerous Council across England. Linda has taken DASH from a small accreditation scheme operating in the East Midlands, to one with over 2,100 members which is now open to Local Authorities across England and has recently received an OBE for Services to Housing.  

14:50 Networking & Refreshment break

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15:45 Update on the Renters Reform Bill by Ben Beadle, CEO NRLA

Ben will provide an in-depth update on the Renters Reform Bill, a significant change in the private rented sector, and the NRLA's efforts in representing and supporting landlords.

16:15 Exciting new technologies and digital services from NRLA by Ben Beadle, CEO NRLA

As the PRS evolves, we are here to make the lettings process more efficient and provide landlords with a single place to manage all aspects of a tenancy. Ben Beadle will demo our exciting new Property Management platform Portfolio as well as our new Property Compliance platform Safe2.

16:35 Panel Discussion & Q&A with Karl Tidman, Linda Cobb (OBE), Eleanor Bateman (NRLA) and Sandra Towers

Panel will answer pre-sumbmited questions and take your questions from the floor. If you would like to submit questions in advance please email [email protected]

17:10 Closing remarks by Sandra Towers

Sandra Towers will round up with a useful summary of key takeaways from the Day.

17:15 Meeting Concludes


Arrive early to register, network with other landlords and interact with our exhibitors which include Safe2, 3mc, TradePoint, St James Place, Rent Guarantor, Rentguard, Title Guardian and Leaders Roman Group.



Speakers and Presenters

Sandra Towers

Regional Respresentative 

National Residential Landlords Association

Teresa Kaczmarek

Regional Respresentative 

National Residential Landlords Association

Don Robbie

Regional Representative

National Residential Landlords Association

Karl Tindal

Ben Beadle

Chief Executive

National Residential Landlords Association

Linda Cobb (OBE)

Principal Manager



Karl Tidman



Accessing the venue

Located between the M6 and M40 motorways, close to Kenilworth and around 6 miles south of Coventry close to the A46.

Using Sat Nav? Please use this postcode: CV8 2LH and make sure that you follow the AA road signs to find the main entrance to the site.

NAEC has about 10,000 free parking spaces.

On arrival, follow the signs for NRLA on Tour to Hall 3 and The Loft.

The event will be taking place in The Loft.

How to book

This is a FREE event for members and non-members

To book your tickets

1) Sign into your NRLA account or 

2) Create a free guest account 

Following your attendance at the meeting CPD will automatically be added to your account, if applicable. 

Any problems registering, please contact the membership team on 0300 131 6400. 

Please note: Delegates must pre-register to attend this event. We will not be able to admit any delegates who haven’t registered.