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    John Shepherd Lettings are specialists in residential lettings and property management. Our highly motivated and dedicated residential letting team provides a professional and unbeatable service, backed by years of experience with local and technical knowledge. 
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John Shepherd will find you the perfect tenant!
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    • Founded originally in 1991, the Company has expanded to become one of the regions best known and most respected residential letting and property management companies.

      We pride ourselves on giving a professional lettings and property management service which embraces the principles of quality and of outstanding customer care.

      We are specialists in lettings, John Shepherd is an independent company, the advice we provide is totally impartial and our understanding of rental demand, rental values, tenant selection and care of property is second to none. Our staff are qualified in residential letting and management, so you can be sure you're dealing with experts.

      Whether you are letting your home for the first time or are an experienced investment landlord, you are in safe hands with John Shepherd.

    • Where will my property be advertised?
      We advertise on our own website and all of the major property websites giving the millions of annual visitors the ability to see your property as soon as it is listed. Other national & local websites are also utilised in conjunction with the local press uploads. Internet coverage including Rightmove & On the Market to name a few.

      Local press with full page adverts plus our office frontage with highly prominent modern offices and visible window displays. To-Let boards on all our properties. Direct recommendation and referrals by word of mouth has always been a very good avenue of enquiries and as with all good companies we have grown to benefit from our loyal client base, which has brought us repeat business on many occasions.

    • What is the John Shepherd Rent Protection and Legal Expenses Cover?
      We are able to offer our clients a rent and legal costs protection plan which is a market leader and only available to a limited number of agents who meet the most stringent requirements regarding their professional conduct. As a consequence of this, the cover provides key benefits to safe guard landlords rent and provides peace of mind. Cover is available for any number of residential properties let

    • What's the Next Step?
      To become a Landlord, contact us and we will arrange a free consultation and rental assessment. Our Terms and Conditions of Business will be sent to you, please take the time to read them thoroughly. All owners are required to sign the Terms of Business, then simply return them to our offices at which point we will commence marketing and conducting viewing.
    • Services

      How do we vet your tenant?
      All tenants must complete a comprehensive application form and provide a deposit, which will be registered with the appropriate Tenancy Deposit Scheme. To determine a tenants suitability a professional referencing company will conduct tenant checks and references taken from employers and previous landlords. We also carry out ID and credit check.

      What Tenancy Agreement is best for you?
      Our Tenancy Agreements comply with the Housing Act or contract law if it is a company let and are written in plain English and are easy to understand. They are designed to fully protect your rights as a landlord and are subject to regular reviews to take account of new changes in legislation.

      What is the Tenancy Deposit Scheme?
      John Shepherd is a member of the Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS). The TDS was set up as a government approved scheme to ensure deposits we hold are protected and any disputes about the return are resolved impartially.

      Do I need an Inventory?
      In short yes. A detailed Inventory and schedule of condition is one of the most important documents when letting your property, particularly following the introduction of the Tenancy Deposit Protection legislation. Our detailed inventory and schedule of condition is prepared by a qualified and experienced member of staff and or an independent inventory clerk. The record of the contents of your property and the condition is documented on check-in and check-out.


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Why rent through John Shepherd Lettings?
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    • Its not just about the right property, in today's market you also need the right Letting Agent. We are a licensed member of Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA)and The Property Ombudsman for Lettings service.

      Our website is always up to date and we have a team of dedicated professional staff to guide you through the complex steps of letting and find you the best property to match your requirements. We offer a diverse range of properties and fine homes including flats, apartments and houses.

    • By renting one of our managed properties, you will recive the protection of the TDS - Tenancy Deposit Scheme and have the support of the branch network for which the offices are open six days a week and also access to our emergency out of hours repairs service. John Shepherd is a member of the Tenancy Deposit Scheme which has been developed to ensure the deposits we hold are protected and any disputes about the return are resolved swiftly and impartially.
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Meet Our Team!
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    Richard Crathorne, Chief Executive
    "As Directors it is our job to ensure that Clients' expectations are met and standards remain high"Founded originally in 1991, the Company has expanded to become one of the regions best known and most respected residential letting and property management companies. We pride ourselves on giving a professional lettings and property management service which embraces the principles of quality and of outstanding customer care.
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    Chris Blick, Lettings Director
    Chris prides himself on his customer service and professionalism. From starting as a lettings negotiator Chris' enthusiasm and passion for the industry has seen fantastic growth and has great experience and knowledge to share to both landlords and tenants.
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    Drew Swadkins, Regional Lettings Manager
    Drew has spent many years in the City Centre and is very familiar with developments and surroundings. He offers brilliant advice and support to both landlords and tenants and provides a great service throughout. Drew's hard work has now seen him grow into a regional managerial role.
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    Adam Vuckovic, Lettings Manager
    John Shepherd were the right choice for me whilst considering my career options going forward. Having worked for over 8 years in the property industry in Birmingham and the surrounding suburbs for a number of competitor agencies, I was looking for an agency that can provide a platform to go and deliver results in a fast paced market, whilst upholding it's traditional and ethical values. If I'm not meeting clients and out in and around Harborne building the John Shepherd brand then you'll likely find me playing rugby or watching some live music!
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    Rickie Westwood, Lettings Negotiator 
    I have always had a keen interest in the property industry, and have been working with the public for all of my professional career. I love using my years of experience working with local people. I build lasting relationships and apply this to my role at John Shepherd as a Lettings Administrator. I'm fortunate to be working for an established estate agents, within a fantastic team in the Harborne office. Together we ensure to provide the best service for our landlords and tenants.
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    Ellen Lutwyche, Regional Property Manager
    Ellen has worked within the property industry for 5 years and is Regional Property Manager of our North Birmingham area. Having experience in lettings, sales and property management, however, noting property management as the most enjoyable area. Thriving with the challenges it brings and working closely with our landlords and tenants at John Shepherd to work hard to exceed expectations on a daily basis.
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    Laura Brown
    I have worked in the property industry for 5 years since leaving University. I started my carrer in student lettings which gave me the knowlegde to progress into residential property management. I enjoy the variety of the role and being part of the established property management team at John Shepherds.
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    Marija Rudjko, Renewals and Repairs Co-ordinator
    I have a wide range of knowledge that has made me a very welcome addition to the team. I have been working in the property sector for 3 years. I started my career at Property Care customer service team, then joined John Shepherd team. My time at John Shepherd has been exciting, challenging and fun! I have been made to feel part of the team since day one and it has been a pleasure to work with my colleagues! As a Renewals and Repairs Coordinator I am helping renegotiate tenancies and arranging repairs. I love helping our customers and making sure my work is completed to the highest standard!
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    Rhiannon Mcarthy
    I joined my first Property Management team 2 years ago after living in condemned accommodation at University. Since then I have been lucky enough to join the talented team at John Shepherd where challenges are invited. No day nor problem is the same and I look forward to providing excellent service to our tenants and landlords.
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    Our Testomonials
    • Introduction

      Here at John Shepherd Lettings we pride ourselves with the high level customer service and this helps with the referral business we receive from both landlords and tenants. We offer an excellent selection of properties with a pro-active, professional approach with a clear focus on customer service.

      Here is just a selection of the feedback we have received from our clients...

    Testimonials from Landlords

    • Landlord Testimonial

      property is looked after to the highest standard
      I manage my properties through John Shepherd and have received nothing but great service, with speedy communication, reasonable prices and reliable contractors. Thanks to Ellen for your work making sure my property is looked after to the highest standard and that any queries I have are replied to swiftly.

    Testimonials from Tenants

    • Tenant Testimonial

      Staff were really helpful and flexible
      Staff were really helpful and flexible throughout the experience, with quick and thorough responses to emails. Rickie, Brendan and Adam who helped facilitate our tenancy were all knowledgeable and friendly. Despite being from Manchester, they made our move very easy. Would recommend!
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      professional help and guidance
      i would highly recommend the services of John shepherd of harbourne. Adam the lettings manager has been an excellent representative of this branch. He has dealt with all our queries and questions promptly and efficiently and is always available to deal with any queries we may have. Moving is such a stressful time but thanks to the professional help and guidance this has been made so much less stressful.
    • Tenant Testimonial

      made the whole process very smooth
      After looking for a new place to rent for many months, we found a property that suited us and contacted Rickie. Right from the start he came across as very helpful and efficient and made the whole process very smooth. Moving house is very stressful but Rickie always returned emails and phone calls promptly so we weren't kept waiting for news. Other agents by comparison were truly awful... I can highly recommend John Shepherd. thanks again !!!!! were delighted with our new pad and we wouldn't have it without your help.
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      it was a great experience
      My experience at John Shepherd was amazing.All members of this agency are very friendly, responsible and ready to help you, especially Adam Vuckovic who gave me a fantastic service and maintained good communications throughout. Honestly speaking, it was a great experience. Good people to work with...you can trust them :)
    • Tenant Testimonial

      Adam & Rickie were extremely helpful
      After recently contacting John Shepherd Harborne regarding a property they were marketing. The lettings team, Adam & Rickie were extremely helpful and accommodating for my viewing requirements. They helped with recommending other suitable properties they have and advised from the start the process and what I would need to do in order to obtain a property. Will be recommending the team to my local friends!
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    Disclaimer

    The content on this Microsite has been uploaded by John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne. Rightmove Group Limited makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the content, any queries should be sent directly to John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne. Where properties are displayed on a page, this comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove Group Limited who operate the website Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. These property advertisements do not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne. Please contact the agent directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland and if you have any query over the content.

    *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

    Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

    Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne on 0121 428 3232.


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    110 Station Road,
    Harborne,
    Birmingham,
    B17 9LS

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    Disclaimer

    The content on this Microsite has been uploaded by John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne. Rightmove Group Limited makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the content, any queries should be sent directly to John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne. Where properties are displayed on a page, this comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove Group Limited who operate the website Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. These property advertisements do not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne. Please contact the agent directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland and if you have any query over the content.

    *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

    Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

    Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call John Shepherd Lettings, Harborne on 0121 428 3232.