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ARLA and CML to publish guide for landlords

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The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) and the Council of Mortgage Lenders have joine...

The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) and the Council of Mortgage Lenders have joined forces to publish a Guide to Buy to Let.

Aimed at the prospective landlord, the guide advises on the whole buy-to-let process, with advice from lenders, brokers, letting agents, insurers and lawyers.

The guide also covers logistics such as furnishing a property, general maintenance, and has a section on statutory regulations.

Malcolm Harrison, spokesman for ARLA, said: ‘The guide is in no way intended to replace advice from intermediaries. Typically a potential investor, if they are doing the right thing, will go and see a letting agent and an intermediary. But they should start with a letting agent, which is where they would be offered the free guide.’


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