Posts by Alex Thompson

National Landlord Day 2016

On Tuesday, we attended National Landlord Day 2016 at Our Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh. National Landlord Day is the largest landlord conference in the UK and brings together individual landlords, letting agents, local authorities, local and national government and the many others involved in private rented housing.   The event kicked off with an introductory video…

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10 years later…

James has been a retained Firefighter in St. Andrews for almost 11 years. James made the decision to retire from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to focus on Lawson & Thompson and to spend more time with his son, Theodore.

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The Agency Business 2016

We attended The Agency Business 2016, which is a specialist conference and trade exhibition for Scotlands letting agency industry The Agency Business was a full day conference and trade exhibition with all content designed for letting agents and their staff. The event provided an update on new legislation and the forthcoming regulation of the industry.…

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Deposits seminar

This week we attended a Safe Deposit Scotland training seminar, ensuring we keep completely up to date with legislation and good practice.

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Another sell out!

Thank you to everyone who applied for one of our properties this week. Demand was extremely high again this year, and our viewing appointment slots were filled within a matter of minutes of the properties going live on our website. From these viewings, we secured applications for each property.   If you are still searching, please subscribe to our Facebook page or…

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National Landlords Day – video

Yesterday we attended the National Landlord Day at Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh, and have created this short movie to document our experience: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lslPB7GTpxc&feature=youtu.be 

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Landlord tax event

Today we attended a training seminar on landlord tax in Edinburgh, learning about the newly announced landlord tax obligations and landlord entitlements to claim.

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New arrival

We wanted to introduce you to a future Lawson & Thompson employee, baby Theodore James Lawson. He was born at 1029am on Monday 14th September and weighed 8 pound and 10 ounces. He is fit and healthy.

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Freshers’ Fayre 2015

Thank you to everyone who visited our stall at the Freshers’ Fayre today. We hope you found our advice helpful looking ahead to renting a student property for 2016/17.

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