Recognised Service Providers

The Companies below are Recognised Service Providers of York RLA . All contact details are given in good faith, however York RLA cannot accept any responsibility for the quality of work, services or products provided, or for out-of-date contact details.






Better Home Cover provides an emergency repair service for Landlords. Our extensive Home Emergency Cover plans protect your property against breakdowns and unexpected repair bills. It doesn’t matter if it’s the heating, the electrics, a leak somewhere or an annoying blockage, we’ll take care of it.

As part of our cover we will carry out an annual boiler service and issue a Landlord Gas Safety Certificate. With Better Home Cover all costs; servicing, parts and labour are included, there are no hidden call out charges or additional fees

Telephone 0800 862 0833





We are Chartered Accountants offering advisory and tax return services to owners of residential and commercial rental property.

For assistance contact Amanda Millett, Linda Hare or Nevil Pearce.

Telephone: 01904 557570






Letters are York’s largest independent letting and property management agency, with local knowledge, experience and expertise which has been trusted by landlords and tenants since 1988.

Our Walmgate-based business also offers block management and almshouse management services as well as short-term and corporate lets under the InYork Holidays brand.

We pride ourselves in being forward-thinking and flexible enough to keep ahead in the competitive market. Clients trust our unbiased advice, superb customer service and professionalism, and know they can rely on our trusted team of contractors to maintain their properties to the highest standards.

Telephone: 01904 655200





Here at Dr Locks we offer the best possible service at the most competitive prices. You will always speak directly to the locksmith so there is no call centre or third parties involved.

We are transparent and clear regarding price, and carry a range of stock and parts to enable each customer to choose the locks that are most suited to their needs and budget.

Telephone: 01904 295 465







Financial planning tailored for you.  At Ardent, we are passionate about helping you make the most of your finances. Which is why we take the time to get to know you, your lifestyle and aspirations, before offering personalised financial planning and advice, tailored for you.

Find out more

Telephone: 01904 655 330





Ware & Kay Solicitors is a well-established practice with offices based in York, Wetherby & Malton providing a comprehensive range of legal services for both private clients & businesses.

Our reputation for good quality service has been built up over many years. Our clients tell us that being able to reach us and get a response when they need it is one of the things which sets us apart.

Our team of dedicated lawyers offer an efficient, cost-effective and specialist service which combined with traditional client care has given us a superb local reputation.

We offer representation & assistance in Buying & Selling your home, Wills & Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Family, Children & Mediation, Employment Advice, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Commercial Services,   Commercial Property, Farming & Agriculture & Financial Advice.

Telephone: 01904 929108






At Grosvenor Wealth we offer independent, face to face financial advice.

We are committed to offering our clients the highest quality of advice and products.

We strive to offer an efficient, first-class, professional service while retaining the personal touch. We aim to benefit your financial goals with our years of experience to tailor a plan that suits you.

We specialise in Personal Private Wealth, Corporate Wealth and Sophisticated Investments.

Telehpone: 01904 694300






Access to the internet is becoming a basic requirement in this day and age. Students and professionals living in HMOs are technically savvy and use the internet to do a range of activities such as coursework, research, streaming music & movies, accessing chat rooms, playing on games consoles and communicating on social network sites. The internet is now seen as being as important as other utilities.

Providing internet access can influence tenants picking your house over the next by avoiding the need for them to go through the process of getting it installed in the property. Landlord Broadband has been designed in consultation with Landlords, Letting Agents and the Telecommunications industry to help provide more desirable properties in a competitive market. This specialist service allows you to provide a high-performance internet service as part of your rental package with one bill for your whole portfolio, controlled usage costs and without the need to field any technical queries.

Telephone: 0333 577 0600






Thorough and proactive in all that we do, our aim is to bring a fresh perspective that delivers results. We offer a wide range of services to businesses, families and individuals and, drawing on our North Yorkshire roots, offer advice that is as practical as it is professional. Recommended law firm Lupton Fawcett Denison Till has an enviable reputation for providing practical, quality legal advice to businesses, families, and individuals across York and the Yorkshire region. Our eight specialist law departments cover: company and commercial law, property, employment law, dispute resolution, construction and engineering law, ecclesiastical law, family law, wills and trusts. We are proud to be York solicitors recommended for excellence by independent legal directories the Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.

Telephone: 01904 611 411


Here at the Eco Providers, we are specialists in obtaining insulation grants, with over 14 years’ experience in end-to-end solutions for the improvement of energy efficiency in homes or domestic and commercial properties nationwide.
We are experts at helping you reduce your property’s energy consumption by installing the very latest insulation measures, ensuring that they are tailor-made to each property. We guarantee to significantly improve the energy efficiency at your property, ultimately saving you money!
We install three different kinds of insulation. They are Room in Roof, Loft and Internal Wall Insulation. Our team of experts can help you understand which, if not all, would be best for your property by carrying out a FREE survey at your property.
Telephone: 0330 0580236




Providing advice to individuals, families and businesses on a wide range of legal issues. With our expertise and commitment on your side, we can help you deal with the challenges and opportunities that life brings. We offer trusted advice that is every bit as practical as it is professional.

The Harrowells ‘difference’ is that we always bring dedication and a practical perspective to our work. This transforms our advice from being legally ‘expert’ into something that is really effective from the client’s perspective.

Telephone: 01904 558600



Barbara Jacobs & Co. Solicitors

I am a highly experienced property lawyer and conveyancing solicitor with a trusted, personal and proactive style.  Working with a dedicated team, put to use my local and national property know-how for all your:

Why not take advantage of our FREE quotations
and FIXED FEES for peace of mind? 

We are based In YorkNorth Yorkshire and operate UK wide.

Telephone: 01904 786 012


Enviro Check is a York-based company; providing fast, efficient and competitively priced energy services for domestic and commercial properties in the Yorkshire region.

We have been working in the Energy Assessment Sector since 2006.

We are happy to arrange appointments to suit your needs, including evenings and weekends.

Telephone: 01904 863533

We are a friendly & proactive local independent estate agency in York. Developed by Simon Cartwright MNAEA (Greens Estate Agents) and Emma Brownbridge (Indigo Lettings) we have merged our own separate successful agencies and created one estate agents which can offer both sales and lettings, providing a unique, original and personal service that todays’ customers desire

Telephone: 01904 373044




We area local cleaning company in York, Selby and surrounding areas. We specialise in general building cleans, end of tenancy cleans, property clearance and painting & decorating.

We were a small firm that have been running for 5 years. We have established a wonderful team of self employed cleaners. We only employ cleaners who have excellent customer service skills and work to our high standard. All our cleaners are quality checked and have reference checks completed before they are allocated work from our trusted customers. As a home grown company we can provide a service that is second to none, meaning you will always get someone reliable and who has passed our stringent checks.

Call us for a quote.  We want all of our customers to be happy and we achieve this by providing an excellent service worth talking about.  York RLA members will receive a 20% discount by presenting their York RLA membership card.

Website: To follow
Telephone: 07772134211

One of the biggest problems tenants face when renting a property is not having a UK guarantor. This is a huge worry if you are not able to pay 6-12 months in advance to secure your property. Even if you do pay in advance, you may still need a UK guarantor. Whether you’re a student or working professional from the UK or abroad, Housing Hand can be your UK guarantor so that you can pay your rent monthly.

Telephone: +44 (0) 207 205 2625


Peter Cox are working in York offering property preservation solutions to landlords

Peter Cox, founded in 1951, is the UK market leader in property preservation. We have unrivalled experience in the repair and preservation of all types of property, from private and social housing to historic buildings and commercial premises.

We provide landlords in York with specialist advice and repair solutions in a number of common property issues such as damp control, wet rot and dry rot, woodworm treatments and structural repairs. We can also help design and install waterproofing and tanking solutions, including new build projects and basement conversions.

If you have noticed signs of the following issues in your properties we can provide you with specialist advice and repairs:

●     Rising and penetrating damp

●     Basement and structural waterproofing

●     Condensation and ventilation systems

●     Wet and dry rot

●     Woodworm

●     Timber repair and replacement

●     Structural repairs and wall ties

Peter Cox are a founder member of the Property Care Association promoting high standards of professionalism in the industry, and we are also a member of the British Structural Waterproofing Association (BSWA). We were the first national preservation company to receive Which? Trusted Trader accreditation and we are rated ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot with over customer 1000 independant reviews.

Long Term Guarantees | Detailed Reports | Local Surveyors | Trained Technicians

Telephone: 01904 894 658


Telephone: 01904 411040






At Vesta Fire Protection of York, we offer some of the best fire safety & prevention products and services available. Should the worst happen you want to know that your home or business is as prepared as possible. That’s where we come in. We stock a great range of high quality fire alarms and fire extinguishers, designed to tackle many different emergency situations. Contact us today for details of our full range.

Telephone: 01904 704 076
07723 998 182




Professionally prepared property inventories and complete management of the property inspection process from check-in, mid-term, to check-out.
Inventory Management Solutions takes the hassle out of the whole process and reduces the risk of disputes for letting agents, landlords and tenants.

We are a York based company covering North Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, Humberside and parts of West Yorkshire.  We currently undertake regular work in Malton, York, Hull, Pocklington, Brough, Beverley, Selby and Harrogate.

Independent and committed to delivering a high quality, quick and accurate service, we provide detailed inventory reports and conduct check-ins, check-outs and mid-tenancy inspections, playing a vital role in ensuring you comply with the Tenants Deposit Scheme and the latest property regulations.  We pride ourselves on providing a more personal and flexible service to our agents, landlords and tenants.

Telephone: 01904 693 469