Client money protection schemes – resources

One year of keeping landlords SAFE

Today marks one year from the launch of SAFE Agent, the government-approved kitemark which denotes letting agents who participate in client money protection schemes. Unlike estate agency, there is no mandatory requirement for letting agents to offer a route to redress. This means a small number of unscrupulous agents who misappropriate rent collec…


  • Agent regulatory bodies explained

    25 June 2012MeetMyAgent

    When you call an estate agent or letting agent round to value your property, they may tell you they belong to a regulatory body such as TPO, NAEA, NALS, etc. As an owner, do you know anything about t…


  • MeetMyAgent’s Ash: Why I support SAFE Agent

    16 May 2012MeetMyAgent

    I am supporting SAFE Agent awareness week via MeetMyAgent and the reasons for doing so are from personal experience. Before starting MeetMyAgent, I was a lettings manager of a small independent in Fu…


  • Supporting National SAFE Agent Awareness Week

    14 May 2012MeetMyAgent

    It is important that landlords and tenants are aware of the risks involved when using an agent that doesn’t participate in client money protection schemes – in fact, one of the driving factors …