Not everyone expects to become a landlord

In fact, our recent research into the UK lettings market found that more than a quarter of landlords fall into this ‘unexpected’ category. If this sounds like it might be you, then rest assured, we understand the challenges this can bring.

Landlord quizzes: Test how much you know about becoming a landlord

How much could your house be worth?

Use our instant online property valuation to give you an idea of how much your house may be worth

Tales of the Unexpected: what is it like suddenly becoming a landlord?

Hear some of our landlords talk about their own journeys to becoming a first-time landlord, as well as the emotional and practical challenges they experienced along the way.


Find out how Pam became a landlord unexpectedly and how Your Move helped with getting her home ‘tenant ready’.

Melissa & Rob

Using a letting agent helped Melissa & Rob to find tenants, as well as providing them with advice on the lettings process.


Your Move helped Mel by guiding her through becoming a landlord and advising her on the legal responsibilities as a landlord.

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