Articles by the Advice Team

Call of the Week: EICRs

This week we were able to advise one of our members who had a question relating to their obligations under the new electrical safety legislation, and the current lockdown in England.

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 15/01/2021
Call of the Week: EICRs

How to use our Refer a Friend scheme

A useful guide on how to use our Refer a Friend scheme to start saving on membership fees.

Helpful Tips NRLA Advice Line 13/12/2020
How to use our Refer a Friend scheme

Call of the Week: Notice periods

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 10/12/2020
Call of the Week: Notice periods

Call of the Week: Extending six month AST

A member gave us a call recently with a question about extending a six month tenancy agreement.

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 19/11/2020
Call of the Week: Extending six month AST

Call of the Week: Arranging EICR

Our advice team recently helped a member learn more about whether tradespeople are still able to visit his empty property given the current lockdown.

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 13/11/2020
Call of the Week: Arranging EICR

How to avoid fake landlord scams

The NRLA has received reports over the last few months of prospective tenants who have been defrauded out of hundreds of pounds by criminals who have advertised a fake property to rent. In this blog we take a closer look at how the fraud operates, what to do if you think you are a victim of a scam, and the practical steps you can take to avoid being scammed.

Insights and Opinions NRLA Advice Line 10/11/2020
How to avoid fake landlord scams

Call of the Week: Condensation

A member gave our advice team a call recently looking for some advice on how to tackle condensation, after a tenant had been in touch to report the issue.

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 02/11/2020
Call of the Week: Condensation

Setting up a tenancy and things to consider during coronavirus

This week our advice team helped one of our members with setting up a new tenancy. The landlord hadn't created a new tenancy for a few years, and they wanted to make sure they were doing everything by the book.

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 15/10/2020
Setting up a tenancy and things to consider during coronavirus

Call of the Week: Which tenancy agreement do I need?

A member gave our advice team a call recently with a query around the types of tenancy agreement that we offer. They were considering investing in HMOs and wanted to learn a little more about the types of tenancy agreements relating to this.

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 30/09/2020
Call of the Week: Which tenancy agreement do I need?

Call of the Week: Students moving into properties

Across the country, Universities are gearing up for the start of term once again. This week a landlord gave our team a call looking for some guidance in relation to coronavirus, to pass on to her tenants who are a group of friends, due to move into a house share next month.

Call of the Week NRLA Advice Line 14/09/2020
Call of the Week: Students moving into properties