Benefits to landlords

Becoming accredited offers many benefits to landlords in Welywn Hatfield:

  • Peace of mind
    Gaining accreditation gives you peace of mind that you are meeting the legal obligations of providing good standard rental accommodation in the UK
  • Public recognition
    Gain recognition for providing good quality homes in our borough and receive independent third party endorsement of your landlord and property standards
  • Keep up to date
    Gain access to advice and information including regular newsletters and training events to keep you up to date on changing legal requirements and help ensure continued compliance
  • Attract better tenants
    Give potential tenants confidence in the safety and quality of your property and make your property more attractive to good tenants
  • Access to the Lettings Helpline
    As a PAL member, you will have access to speak to the Training for Professionals (TFP) lettings helpline. Details provided upon accreditation.
  • Referrals from supporters
    University of Hertfordshire and all PAL supporters only refer prospective tenants to accredited landlords and letting agents
  • Free promotion
    Receive free advertising opportunities in our property and landlord database and PAL Supporters websites and in other marketing materials, make your property stand out in other promotions with use of the PAL accreditation logo
  • Discounts
    Receive a 10% discount on HMO applications on licensable properties in Welwyn Hatfield
  • Minimise disputes
    Reduce misunderstandings and disputes through clarity of responsibility given by the scheme and receive assistance to ensure swift resolution where problems do arise.