Craig Lane joins 1LET

We are very happy to welcome Craig Lane as the newest member of the 1LET team.  A fully qualified member of ARLA, Craig will be taking on the role of Lettings Manager and brings with him a wealth of property experience having worked as a Property Manager in Edinburgh for many...

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‘Tenant like manner’ – what exactly does it mean?

You’ve probably heard that tenants are expected to behave in a ‘tenant like manner’ but have you ever wondered what that means?

The answer can be quite tricky as everyone interprets it in a different way.  It is common law, which sets out the tenant’s...

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Update on Letting Agent Code of Practice

The Scottish Government has finally introduced a Code of Practice for Letting Agents which sets out the standards expected of letting agents operating in Scotland. This is something that 1LET and many other reputable agents have been calling for for many years.  In the past it has been...

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Beata goes on maternity leave

Many of you will have had the pleasure of dealing/speaking with Beata Lozyniak over the last couple of years.  From the end of January, Beata will be going on Maternity leave as she prepares for an exciting life of changing nappies and sleepless nights, as well as a million new happy...

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Supporting Fresh Start

Every year 1LET support a local charity and this year we asked Jen McQuistan from FreshStart to come in and tell us about the charity.

Fresh Start is Edinburgh based and helps people who have been homeless to get established in their new homes. Jen explained that for many people who...

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How to improve your credit score by paying rent

Are you a tenant looking for new ideas on how to improve your credit score?

We have some good news for you, there is a new tool on the market – CreditLadder that allows you to do just that by simply paying your rent.

You probably know that at the moment your rent payments...

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1LET awarded "Highly Rated" in 2018 Best Estate Agency Guide

1LET has been ranked among the top 20% of lettings and/or estate agency branches in the UK. With only only 5,153 out of 25,000 agents across the UK featured.

1LET are one of four Edinburgh lettings only branches to feature in the guide which has been compiled by independent...

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