John Smale & Co.Award Winning Property Management, Barnstaple , is a family-run business, managed to the highest standards and principles. The owner and Managing Director is David Edwards, who's been involved in property for more than 30 years; he's an Associate of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and a Member of the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA).
John Smale & Co. Property Management has a proven track record with an ever increasing number of landlords in our portfolio. We successfully let property accepted on to our books, and it is important to us to help find suitable tenants, often within days. The services we offer include:
- Lettings & Management
- Commercial Management
- Block Management
- General Property Advice (Commercial & Residential)
- Schedule of Conditions: Inventories; Check-out reports.
- Tenancy Agreements
- Legionaires testing
- Buy to let Advice
The John Smale team treats both the Landlord and the Tenant fairly and within the strict guidelines of the law. The company is bound by the rules of conduct of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA) . The company is also a member of the Property Ombudsman. Clients' money is held in a protected and insured client account which is not used for the purpose of running the business. Your money, as well as being recorded on our management systems, is checked and balanced by an outside company of accountants.
EPC's Energy Performance Certificates
EPCs are now required by law on all residential let properties available to let to a tenant.
Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme
By law, all Landlords are now required to have the rental deposit safeguarded by one of the government deposit schemes. We operate a system to satisfy this compliance and work within the government guidelines. Please contact the office for more information. John Smale & Co is part of the Propertymark Client Money Protection scheme
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We look forward to working with you.