Landlords Advice, Support & Essential Information
The Landlord Knowledge Hub
Being a landlord can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. With over 140 laws and 400 regulations to comply with, it can seem like a never-ending task just to stay afloat. That’s why we here at the NLA are here to support you every step of your journey, from giving advice on common landlord problems, through providing information on the latest legislative updates, to offering networking opportunities across the country.
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The Benefits of Joining The NLA
The NLA Telephone Advice Line for landlords is staffed exclusively with industry experts, all of which are experienced landlords themselves. Open Mon-Fri 9am-6pm and Sat 9am-1pm, our landlord helpline is here to help you through problems big and small. Or if you prefer to talk things through in person, why not attend one of our local landlord meetings, and speak with your regional NLA Representative?
We know that landlords’ needs vary, depending on the size of your portfolio and the stage of your letting journey. You could need anything from help finding a tenant or arranging an EPC, to advice on repossessing a property or evicting a problem tenant. That’s why we’ve got a range of downloadable forms, guides and agreements, and a selection of NLA branded services designed to give you as much support as possible. We’ve also teamed up with a range of Recognised Suppliers to offer you exclusive offers and discounts from companies you can trust.
It can be hard to keep up with the ever-changing landscape of the private rented sector, and failing to do so can result in hefty fines, invalid section 21s, or even jail time. That’s why we keep a close eye on everything going on in the in the lettings industry, informing our members on legislation changes, licensing updates, and best-practice guides via our range of online and offline resources. We communicate clearly and effectively to our members, with recent research by Urban.co.uk showing that NLA members are 26.59% more likely to know the answer to legal landlord questions than non-members – see the research here.
The NLA has a wealth of useful resources available to its members, from best practice guidance; forms, agreements and legal letters; an award-winning quarterly magazine; a monthly newsletter; an Online Library and hundreds of Landlord Development opportunities. We’re here to help you make a success of your lettings.
When you join the NLA, you’re instantly connected to our Knowledge Network – a wealth of business and legal information, professional expertise, networking opportunities and local representatives. Our vibrant, interactive community is always switched on, with well-attended NLA meetings happening every week somewhere across the UK.
The NLA’s Networking Opportunities
The NLA run and co-host regional landlord events throughout the UK., aimed at helping those in the lettings business understand legislative updates, property licensing in their area, current industry best practice, and as a way for landlords to meet landlords in a similar position to themselves. Not only do these landlord meetings provide a place for landlords to learn, meet local authorities and NLA representatives, they also count towards your Continued Professional Development.