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Whether you're a seasoned landlord or dipping your toes into property investment for the first time, the right letting agent can be your greatest asset. Imagine a seamless, worry-free experience that ensures your property investment flourishes beyond your expectations. At Scriven & Co, we're dedicated to making that a reality for you. 

Here are our top 10 tips for finding your perfect letting partner:


1. Qualifications & Accreditation
Elevate your property venture with a letting agent that's a proud member of respected professional bodies such as the RICS and Propertymark. By partnering with Scriven & Co, you're entrusting your investment to experts backed by The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA), The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA).


2. Trust Through Protection and Quality Control
Experience the peace of mind that comes from knowing your investment is safeguarded with a letting agent that's part of the Client Money Protection (CMP) Scheme and a registered member of the Property Ombudsman. Our ISO registration ensures quality control through external audits, reflecting our commitment to excellence. We are not obliged to do this, we choose to be externally audited to keep us at the top of our game.


3. Shielding Your Investment with Insurance
Securing a professional letting agent with comprehensive professional indemnity insurance is like having a safety net for your investment. This extra layer of protection speaks volumes about the professionalism and robustness of our services.


4. Unveiling True Value
Your property is more than just bricks and mortar; it's a cornerstone of your financial future. Choosing Scriven & Co is an investment in unparalleled expertise. We tailor our service to safeguard your property interest, reduce risk, and ensure consistent rental income. Remember, the smartest investment isn't always the cheapest; it's the one that yields the highest returns.


5. Transparent Fees, No Surprises
At Scriven & Co, we believe in complete transparency. Our quoted fees include VAT and are an accurate representation of the final cost. Don't let hidden charges catch you off guard – we're here to ensure you have a crystal-clear understanding of every aspect of the letting process.


6. Mastering the Legal Landscape
Navigating the intricate world of landlord regulations is a challenge, but with Scriven & Co, you're in expert hands. From safety regulations to ever-changing legislation, our professionally qualified agents stay ahead of the curve through continuous professional development.


7. Swift Solutions with Expert Marketing
Say goodbye to vacant properties and void periods. Our innovative marketing strategies, including social media, video, and multi-platform exposure, guarantee a swift and effective tenant search. Scriven & Co boasts a wide-reaching presence, ensuring your property is showcased to the right audience.


8. Tenant Vetting for Your Peace of Mind
Minimize risk by selecting tenants who treat your property as their own. We meticulously screen all prospective tenants over 18 and establish joint and several liability. Our regular and thorough property inspections ensure your investment remains in top condition.


9. Quality Repairs and Maintenance
With Scriven & Co you'll have a partner who only collaborates with approved, insured contractors. Our stringent quality control procedures ensure repairs and maintenance are executed flawlessly, protecting your investment's integrity.


10. Reputation Speaks Volumes
Our satisfied clients speak for us. Dive into our reviews and testimonials to understand the calibre of our services. We embrace feedback and strive for excellence, and our transparent approach shines through in every interaction.


11. Open Communication, Always
We're not just your agents; we're your partners. Enjoy direct, open lines of communication with our team throughout the tenancy. Whether it's in-person, on the phone, or via email, Scriven & Co ensures your voice is heard and your concerns are addressed promptly.


Choose Scriven & Co and make your property investment journey a breeze. We're more than just agents; we're your allies in realising your property's full potential. Experience professional expertise, transparent processes, and unwavering dedication. Contact us today for a no obligation conversation. You can reach us by phone on 0121 422 4011 (option2) by emailing or of course by visiting us at Estate House, 821 Hagley Road West, Quinton, Birmingham, B32 1AD.