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Landlord Library

Condensation   A landlords guide to dealing with   

A guide to help landlords avoid this rental pitfall - Cannabis  

Battery -v- hardwire smoke detectors -  Download

Window Restrictors  when should a landlord use window restrictors

Furniture and Furnishing Regulations  - Download    

For more infomation on Fire Safety see separate section on menu bar

How to reduce some common hazards - Download

A short presentation on Legionnaires Disease -   Download   

Energy Act 2011 implications explained -  Download    

Carbon Monoxide (CO) - A tenant guide - Download  

Electric Safety Docs from NAPIT:



VIDEO: Fire Safety for Landlords: Risk Assessment - from our NLA colleagues

VIDEO: Fire Safety for Landlords: Larger HMOs -from our NLA colleagues

Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018: guidance
MHCLG published three separate guides to help, respectively, tenants, landlords and local authorities understand the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018, which comes into force on 20 March 2019. For all three guides, click here. Download the DASH guide on the new fitness for habitation act here -   Download

Inventory Guide   

Tenancy Deposit Protection

Tenants checklist

Letting Agents Redress Scheme

HMO guide for Landlords -  Download

Northampton Student Landlord Network (NSLN) Sample Tenancy Agreement 2015 Download

DASH Energy Act 2011 leaflet- Download

Section 21 Form No. 6A -  Download

Section 21 Guidance - Download

Section 8 vs. Section 21 Guidance - Download

UPDATED Jan 2018: How to Rent Guide for all new Tenancies -  https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/674299/How_to_Rent_Jan_18.pdf

Right to Rent - a collection of helpful guides - http://bit.ly/1nYnG8g

Right to Rent - User Guide - Document Check

Right to Rent  Guidance - Download

2014 Government Code of Practice for the PRS  Download  

Enforcement Options Explained  Download  

Government Model Tenancy Agreement (updated 1st Feb 2016) can be found by clicking this link:




Top ten tips when choosing a letting agent

Going on Holiday?

Renting to folks with Pets? - Click here for some best practice -  Download

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