Are You One Of London’s Best Landlords? Take Our Quiz To Find Out

+44(0) 20 7820 4774

So, you think you’ve mastered the art of letting properties?

With every tenant you place and every lease you renew, you grow more confident in your prowess as a confident, caring and capable landlord.

But are you one of the best landlords in London?

We’ve put together a quick quiz to help you find out.

Let’s get started.

Do you regularly update your properties?

  1. Of course! I make sure everything’s in top shape.
  2. When I remember.
  3. Not unless something breaks.
  4. I leave that to my letting agent.

How would you handle a late rent payment?

  1. Discuss a repayment plan.
  2. Issue a late fee.
  3. Eviction notice right away.
  4. Consult my letting agent for the best course of action.

What’s your go-to marketing strategy?

  1. Social media & online platforms
  2. Traditional newspapers
  3. A sign in the window
  4. I let my experienced letting agent handle it.

How quick are you to respond to repair requests?

  1. Within 24 hours.
  2. Within a week.
  3. Whenever I can.
  4. My letting agent responds promptly for me.

What do you value most in a tenant?

  1. Reliability and communication.
  2. Ability to pay the highest rent.
  3. Lack of complaints.
  4. Whatever qualities my letting agent recommends based on their experience and knowledge.

Scores On The Doors:

Tally your answers and find out if you are among the best landlords in London.

Mostly As: Congratulations, you’re a model landlord. You’ve got the perfect mix of attentiveness, professionalism and knowledge.

Mostly Bs: You’re doing well but there’s room for improvement. Consider brushing up on best practices.

Mostly Cs: You may want to revisit your approach to being a landlord. Your tenants and your bottom line will thank you for it.

Mostly Ds: Smart move! You understand the value of a trusted, ethical letting agent in managing properties successfully.

Whether you’re an old hand at this or relatively new to being a landlord, there’s always something fresh to learn.

And remember, being a great landlord isn’t just about you—it’s about providing an excellent experience for your tenants, too.

If you’re a ‘Mostly Ds’ kind of landlord, it seems you’ve already got that in the bag.

If you’re looking for any lettings advice, contact us today.

This post was written by:

Steven Herd

Steven's extensive 30 years of estate agency experience in London culminated in launching MyLondonHome, which has enabled him to bring together a hand-picked team to provide the high level of quality advice, market strength and service he is renowned for.

Share this post

Join The Discussion

Similar Posts

The Pros and Cons of Taking Your Children to Property Viewings in London

If you’re looking for a new family home in , viewings will play a key role in your quest to find ‘The One’. While marketing photos and virtual tours serve an important purpose, nothing rivals seeing the décor, layout and location with your own eyes. Viewings also give buyers the chance

Stress Less: Unusual Ways to Unwind in London This April

It’s been described as a curse of modern times. It’s omnipresent in most of our everyday lives. And for some, its impact is dangerous and, in the worst-case scenarios, deadly. In the tune of the 1990 hip-hop hit – let’s talk about stress. April is Stress Awareness Month, a perfect

Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get a notification every time we post a video.

Compare listings