Cambridge University Real Estate Students awarded Bidwells prize

Monday 30 May 2016

Students at the University of Cambridge have been presented with a Bidwells prize for their winning coursework project in real estate.

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ARLA at high level talks for Housing and Planning Act 2016

Friday 27 May 2016

On Monday 23 May 2016, David Cox, Managing Director of ARLA attended a Housing Standards Group meeting at the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to discuss the implementation of the Housing and Planning Act 2016.

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How do you deal with under-performing staff?

Tuesday 24 May 2016

Employee’s work performance can suffer at any time and this can happen for a variety of different reasons – ill health, issues with personal life, lack of interest. So what do you do when these issues arise?

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Congratulations Sharon Smart NFoPP Awards' Student of the Year

Friday 20 May 2016

NFoPP Awarding Body held its annual NFoPP Awards ceremony in true style at the prestigious Banking Hall in London on Friday 13 May. The annual awards were open to anyone who achieved an NFoPP Awarding Body qualification during 2015. Could you be in the running for next year?

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ARLA Legal helpline, where are you calling from please?

Monday 16 May 2016

Given that the average cost of a solicitor has been calculated at £177 per hour, it is easy to see why the ARLA Legal Helpline is, for many, one of the most valuable ARLA member benefits.

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Frustrated with Right to Rent? Let us know

Friday 13 May 2016

Since the start of the year ARLA has provided practical guidance on issues that can arise from Right to Rent including processing non UK students on a time limited visa, how to record checks on US Air Force personnel and what constitutes a renewal.

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Once in a lifetime opportunity - You can't miss it!

Friday 13 May 2016

In the UK, turnouts for voting for any kind in recent years has been poor. However, 2016 is a landmark year for the future of UK in the EU and voting in June will offer what for many will be a once in a lifetime opportunity to have a say in the future.

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Rent Smart Wales online top-up courses

Friday 13 May 2016

Rent Smart Wales has now launched the online top-up courses for letting agents.

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What impact will Sadiq Khan have on policy?

Thursday 12 May 2016

Sadiq Khan, Labour MP for Tooting, was elected as the new Mayor of London on 5 May 20I6, defeating his nearest rival Conservative MP Zac Goldsmith comfortably into second place.

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ARLA named in House of Commons debate on letting agent fees

Wednesday 11 May 2016

On 3 May 2016 Maria Caulfield, the Conservative MP for Lewes, secured an Adjournment Debate in the House of Commons to discuss what steps the Government should be taking to put a cap on fees charged to tenants by letting agents.

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Five months in, are you logging your CPD?

Monday 09 May 2016

Continuing professional development (CPD) is essential to ARLA membership. ARLA members have to meet high standards to join and it's a requirement of membership that you continue to learn and develop your professional skills - this is what makes you stand out from your competitors.

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