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If you’re a Bournemouth landlord, worrying whether you can trust your agent is the last thing you need. For peace of mind, let YOUhome, a RICS and ARLA regulated agent, look after your investment... We understand your concern - there are a lot of sharks out there and you’ll naturally want to be sure of your estate agent’s credentials. At YOUhome, finding you the best tenant at the right price, is just the start of our team’s dedication to making sure you get an honest, reliable service and the return on your investment that you expect. As well as our own code of professionalism, YOUhome is one of the very few estate agents in Bournemouth to be regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

We adhere to RICS’ strict guidelines on tenant deposits, monthly rental income,

fast transfer of payments, transparent fees and legally compliant rental contracts. We’re also a member of the Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA) and the Property Ombudsman Scheme, adopting their codes of practice and customer protection.

YOUhome’s commitment to transparency and client-care doesn’t stop there. Did you know that we never charge our landlords a mark-up on contractor fees? Or that we’re unique as an estate agency in using technology to give our clients lots of insightful, useful information about their local property market?

Bournemouth and Poole Office 101 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1EP 01202 544555

Please get in contact to find out more. Whether you own a single rental property or a whole portfolio, you can rest assured your property and tenants will receive the best professional care and your financial return will be maximised. Indeed, we’re so convinced that you’ll like our service that, if you move to YOUhome, we’ll give you the first 3 months property management for free. “Our lettings business is founded on trust, repeat business and strong long-term relationships with landlords. We know that’s only possible if we establish the right sort of reputation.”

Gemma McGowan Head of Lettings & Property Management

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Your free fortnightly property & lifestyle magazine available in hundreds of outlets throughout Dorset.