June 26, 2023

5 reasons why you should use a letting agent to manage your rental properties!


Why should you consider using a letting agent to manage your rental property?

As a property owner, you may be tempted to manage your rental property yourself to save money on management fees. However, there are several reasons why you should consider hiring a letting agent to manage your property instead.


Letting agents have extensive knowledge of the rental market and can help you set a competitive rental price that will attract tenants while also ensuring that you are getting the maximum return on your investment.

Save your time

Secondly, we can help you find and screen potential tenants, saving you time. We can ensure that you are renting to reliable tenants who will pay their rent on time and take care of your property.


We can handle all communication with tenants, from collecting rent to addressing maintenance issues. This can be especially helpful if you live far away from your rental property or have a busy schedule. We’re on hand 24/7 for your tenants.


We’re experienced in handling legal issues that can arise in the rental process, such as drafting tenancy agreements and dealing with evictions. This can save you from costly mistakes and legal disputes.

Additional services

Lastly, letting agents can offer a range of additional services, such as property inspections, and rent guarantee. These services can save you time and effort while also ensuring that your property is well-maintained and profitable.

Overall, while managing your rental property yourself may seem like a good idea to save money, it can actually end up costing you more in the long run. By hiring a letting agent, you can save time and money while also ensuring that your property is well-managed and profitable.

Get in touch

Want to chat and find out more about what services we can provide?

Get in touch on 0141 611 9695 or via email on hello@westendletting.com.

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