In my role as Private Landlord Support Officer in Dundee, I work with many different landlords and Letting Agents. The size of the portfolio and nature of their queries can vary greatly but whatever their circumstances, I am here to support them to be the best they can be.
I think it is important to stress that I wholly support ‘professionalising’ standards within the PRS. I also passionately feel ‘rogue’ landlords and agents who are unwilling to meet their requirements and exploit their (often vulnerable) tenants should be driven out of the sector by tough, targeted enforcement, allowing their law abiding competitors to prosper. This is only fair to those landlords who comply with their obligations and dedicate the necessary time and money to do so. (more…)