Fully endorsed SAFE agent, ARLA licensed and established since 2001 with our town centre office in Selby, we are a multi award winning agent with a first class approach to providing reliable and professional lettings and property management mostly in the Selby, Goole, York, and Sherburn-in-Elmet areas but can advertise properties nationwide. In November 2012 we were voted for the second year running Letting Agent of The Year 2012/13 for Yorkshire & The Humber Region handpicked out of hundreds of agents in the area by industry experts and chaired by The Property Ombudsman with the backing of ARLA.
We are a dynamic company which benefits from a strong team with years of experience in the lettings market. Our office is run and owned by Sandra Widdrington a local entrepreneur who works to the highest of standards within the lettings industry and has won NLA Yorkshire and The Humber Property Woman 2010/11. The office is also run by local lettings specialists with a friendly manner, excellent local knowledge and who offer first rate advice.
Our aim is to give both Landlords and Tenants a standard of service that is proven as unrivalled by being professional, very efficient and to keep you informed every step of the way with the best advice.
We can tailor the package to suit the individual Landlord's circumstances and needs. Free consultation with no obligation we can offer advice on what to buy, where to buy, and give an approximate rental value. We provide a Full Property Management or a Tenant Find Service With or Without Rent Collection and our fee structure for managing property is clear and transparent with no hidden costs. We let out quality properties within one to two weeks with “no gimmicks” which is the award winning difference.
We will look after your property as if it was our own and ensure that we maximise the return on your investment and provide services to protect your property asset.
We understand that to deliver a quality service above other agents to our landlords, we need to take care of our tenants.
Our friendly and helpful staff are available to guide you through the renting process and help to take the pressure off finding your new home.
We endeavour to arrange viewings at a time to suit you, which could be in evenings or week-ends, subject of course, to the Landlords/tenants permission. Viewings can be accompanied by a team member from Jigsaw Letting, who will be able to provide immediate advice and answer any questions you may have.
Once you have happily selected your new property and moved in you will receive a FREE Welcome Pack with useful telephone details and a bottle of wine from Jigsaw Letting so you can really celebrate finding your new home!
We believe that:
Being a licensed, established and an award winning agent our excellent reputation depends on our quality of service, integrity and a continuing commitment to high standards. Jigsaw Letting are your leading letting agent of choice with competitive fees and NO HIDDEN COSTS!
Why Should A Landlord or Tenant Seek Out An ARLA Member?
Probity and Protection - ARLA leads the industry in setting and regulating the highest standards in the industry and demands certain levels of professionalism and commitment to customer service from its membership.
ARLA members are required to work within a robust Code of Practice, which covers the key stages in letting and managing a property. There are comprehensive membership Byelaws which include compliance with such issues as handling and accounting for Clients' money; the mandatory ARLA Client Money Protection Scheme; Professional Indemnity Insurance; Dealing with Complaints and Disciplinary Procedures.
ARLA members are required to employ a minimum of at least one member of staff, in any office, who holds a suitable industry qualification, recognised by the Association. At Jigsaw Letting out of our nine members of staff – four are ARLA qualified with two additional staff members studying towards the exams later in 2013.
ARLA keeps it's members up to date with changes in legislation and provides wide-ranging training and guidance to help members understand and interpret all aspects of letting and managing a property.
What is ARLA?
The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) is the only professional body that is solely concerned with the self-regulation of letting agents and since 1981 has been actively promoting the highest standards across every aspect of residential lettings and management in the Private Rented Sector.
ARLA is viewed by government, consumer groups, academics, think tanks and the media as the leading voice in the industry. ARLA members are seen as being at the forefront of the Private Rented Sector, ready, willing and able to comply with existing and anticipated government legislation. ARLA members successfully create, on average, over a quarter of a million new tenancies a year as well as arranging the renewal or extension of thousands more of existing tenancies every month.