NRLA On Tour - West Yorkshire

Welcome to the first ‘NRLA on tour’ event in West Yorkshire, Tuesday 7th March from 1pm – 6pm. A FREE to attend event bringing you a wealth of topics including busting EPC myths, how to avoid legal pitfalls, and an update on the PRS.

Speakers include CEO of the NRLA, Ben Beadle, and many other industry specialists. Spaces are limited so book your tickets today!

The venue

Mercure Leeds Parkway

Otley Road,

Leeds, LS16 8AG

On site parking is available 

The agenda

Doors open for registration (1pm - 1.15pm)

1. Welcome and introduction (1.15pm - 1.20pm)

Ruth Millington, NRLA Regional Rep, Yorkshire & The Humber

2. PRS update (1.20pm - 1.50pm)

Ben Beadle, Chief Executive Officer, NRLA 

3. Legislative update(1.50pm - 2.20pm)

Ruth Millington, NRLA rep, Yorkshire and The Humber

Don't get caught out by new and upcoming legislation. Ruth will tell you all you need to know and answer your questions.

4. Busting the myths about EPCs and how landlords can improve their rating (2.20pm - 2.50pm)

Richard Othick, Energy Assessor and Managing Director of Green Earth Energy Improvements 

With the current energy crisis and pressure on landlords to improve the energy rating of their properties, Richard will be sharing his views on what is happening on the actual ground, some examples of the process and works carried out, and how he can help landlords improve their EPC rating.

5. Break and networking (2.50pm - 3.20pm)

6. Making property management effortless with NRLA Portfolio (3.20pm - 3.50pm)

Lewis Kite, Digital Project Manager, NRLA

A new initiative from the NRLA! The NRLA will showcase its new, state-of-the-art property management platform for landlords. FREE to all NRLA members, to help landlords save time, money, and stay compliant.

7. Leeds rental standards and the NRLA (3.50pm - 4.20pm)

Mark Ireland, Head of Private Sector Housing, Leeds City Council and Gavin Dick, Local Authority Policy Officer, NRLA

For landlords with property in Leeds, Mark and Gavin will explain what the Leeds Rental standard is and how it operates in conjunction with the NRLA’s accreditation scheme.

8. Break and networking (4.20pm - 4.50pm)

9. Movewise (4.50pm – 5.20pm)

James Donohue, Partnership Director, Movewise 

Movewise has been the official property sales partner of the NRLA since April 2022. The firm offers a complete sales management service, backed by data analysis to find the best sales route for any property, tenanted or untenanted. James will explain how they can help landlords looking to expand or contract their portfolio.

10. Legal pitfalls for landlords and what protective steps they can take (5.20pm - 5.50pm)

Matthew Taylor, Associate Solicitor, AFG LAW

With an ever-increasing and changing legal and regulatory landscape, never has it been more difficult for landlords to navigate the legal pitfalls they may face. Matthew will explain what they are and provide solutions on how to avoid. 

11. Close (5.50pm)

Ruth Millington, NRLA Regional Reps, Yorkshire & The Humber


The speakers

Ben Beadle

Chief Executive Officer

National Residential Landlords Association


Ruth Millington

Regional Rep

National Residential Landlords Association

Lewis Kite

Digital Project Manager

National Residential Landlords Association

Gavin Dick

Local Policy Officer

National Residential Landlords Association

Richard Othick

Energy Assessor and Managing Director

Green Earth Energy Improvements 

James Donohue

Partnership Director


Matthew Taylor

Associate Solicitor


Mark Ireland

Head of Private Sector Housing

Leeds City Council

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.