Self managed or Agent managed?

ATTN: Landlords, Do you self-manage your portfolio? Are you aware and up to date with all the legislation and regulations in the Lettings Industry? Belvoir Bromley provides some insight into the new and pending changes that are coming into the private rented sector and why using an agent will make your life so much easier and protect your assets.

Below is a list of some of the recent changes and ones to come in the near future:

13th January 2018 - Electronic Payment Charges (England and Wales)

17th January 2018 - How to Rent Guide (England) updated

1st April 2018 - Minimum Energy Levels Regulations (MEES) (England and Wales)

3rd April 2018 - Homeless Reduction Act 2017 (mostly England)

6th April 2018 - Banning Orders and Rogue Landlord/Agent Database (England)

6th April 2018 - Gas Safety (Installation and Use) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (England and Wales)

25th May 2018 - General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) (England and Wales)

1st October 2018 - Deregulation Act 2015 (England)

1st October 2018 - Houses in Multiple Occupancy and Residential Property Licensing Reforms (England)

In the pipeline:

Homes Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability of Housing Standards

5 yearly Electrical Safety Checks

Ban of Tenant Fees


If this list is daunting to you, don't worry come and visit BELVOIR BROMLEY and let our team explain the various packages we offer and how we can look after you, your tenants and your property.

It’s our job to keep up with all the latest legislation that’s coming through thick and fast, we ensure our clients are not unintentionally operating as ROUGE LANDLORDS, don’t see the letting fees as a loss to your business but rather a protection of your assets.

Contact us on 020-8658-9678 or email

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