Welcome to the official website of the Cornwall Residential Landlords Association!

Please scroll down to learn more about us and to find out about our latest news and upcoming events, or navigate the site via the drop-down menus at the top of the page. Subscribed CRLA members can log in to view restricted member-only resources via the form on the right side of every page.

We do not have a specific FAQ area on the website but members can log in to see the Information Pages for Landlords to find assistance.

£50 OFF PIV VENTILATION UNIT FROM KPVS UNTIL 31 AUGUST 2015

June 23, 2015 By

Kernow Property Ventilation Solutions Are offering all landlords £50 off the supply & installation of a PIV ventilation unit through to 31 August 2015 – just quote ‘summer50′ to benefit from this super offer. Call on 01209 820458 or 07528

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CORNWALL RESPONSIBLE LANDLORD SCHEME LAUNCHED TODAY

June 18, 2015 By

New partnership calls on private landlords and property agents to meet decency standard and provide well managed properties in Cornwall A new online resource for private landlords and letting agents is being launched to help raise property and management standards

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DEPOSITS – ONLY ONE WEEK LEFT TO SORT OUT PROTECTION

June 16, 2015 By

Did you take a deposit before 6 April 2007? If you still hold that deposit against an AST (including periodic tenancies where you have allowed the tenancy to roll over from month to month) then you must protect it before

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CLASS 2 NATIONAL INSURANCE CONTRIBUTIONS PAYABLE BY LANDLORDS

June 7, 2015 By

A self-employed earner is defined at section 2(1)(b) of the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992 as: ““self-employed earner” means a person who is gainfully employed in Great Britain otherwise than in employed earners employment (whether or not he

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DPS REMINDS LANDLORDS TO PROTECT OLDER DEPOSITS BEFORE 23 JUNE DEADLINE

June 1, 2015 By

The Deposit Protection Service (The DPS) has advised landlords and letting agents to act soon over older tenancy deposits now that new legislation has introduced a deadline for their protection. Following the Deregulation Act, which passed into law at the

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MAY 2015 NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE

May 26, 2015 By

May 2015 Newsletter now available in Adobe Reader format

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JULY BUDGET – WHAT DO YOU WANT INCLUDED?

May 22, 2015 By

The Government is seeking your views on what you would like to see in the July budget. Perhaps you would like to see some tax breaks for landlords? Go onto the link and tell George Osborne.  

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LETTING AGENTS – ARE YOU READY FOR CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT 2015 27 MAY DEADLINE?

May 1, 2015 By

The Consumer Rights Act 2015 requires that from 27 May 2015 all letting agents must publicise: details of the agent’s relevant fees details of any redress scheme to which the agent may belong and a statement of whether the agent

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WHAT SHOULD YOU TELL NEW TENANTS

April 20, 2015 By

Now on the Information Sheets for Landlords a check list of what you should cover with new tenants and what you should give to them on moving into your property.

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UNIVERSAL CREDIT COMING IN MAY, JUNE AND JULY 2015

April 20, 2015 By

Universal Credit is being introduced in Cornwall but just for most new applicants for Job Seekers Allowance.  Anyone already in receipt of benefits will not be affected (at the moment). Lists of postcodes and the dates that new applicants may start

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NEW FORMS FOR MEMBERS

April 17, 2015 By

The Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement has been amended – full details in the newsletter coming soon but the updated version is ready for download from the Resources for Landlords page of the Members Area. Section 8 Form has been changed.

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TENANT DEPOSIT PROTECTION

April 13, 2015 By

A short update on the implications from the Deregulation Act 2015 is now available in the Information Sheets for Landlords page.  Full article will be found in the next newsletter.  

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B&Q Offer – Supercar Experience

April 1, 2015 By

B&Q are offering a Super Car  Experience for TradePoint Customers Offer closes Easter Monday

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MARCH 2013 NEWSLETTER

March 31, 2015 By

March 2015 Newsletter now available in Adobe Reader format

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NEW CRLA MEMBER BENEFIT

March 31, 2015 By

Taylor Maids of Cornwall will give CRLA members a 15% discount on their cleaning services costs. Members can find a list of the services provided together with a price list outlining the savings available on the Information Sheets for Landlords page in the

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Deregulation Act 2015

March 31, 2015 By

The Deregulation Bill has received Royal Assent and is now the Deregulation Act 2015. Amongst many other areas the Act covers tenancy deposit legislation and retaliatory eviction. A copy of the Act can be found at the bottom of the page

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FREE ENTRY FOR CRLA MEMBERS TO RENEWABLE ENERGY MARKETPLACE 2015, WESTPOINT EXETER

March 28, 2015 By

The CRLA have been given 30 free tickets to Renewable Energy Marketplace 2015 at Westpoint Exeter. We are pleased to inform you that we have secured 30 free exhibition entry tickets for members of the Cornwall Residential Landlords’ Association to

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DID YOU INSTALL A RENEWABLE HEATING SYSTEM BETWEEN 5 JULY 2009 AND 9 APRIL 2014?

March 20, 2015 By

If the answer to the above question is yes then you have until 8 April 2015 to apply for Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Payments under teh Legacy scheme. Applications are made using the online application form.  You need to collate the required documents and

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Cost of Postage Increasing on 30 March

March 19, 2015 By

The annual increase in postage is coming into effect on 30 March. Stamps 2014 2015   1st Class 62p 63p 2nd Class 53p 54p 1st Class Large Letter 93p – £2.38 95p – £2.42 depending on weight 2nd Class Large

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