Our qualified and experienced residential lettings teams are on hand to offer a professional, efficient and hassle free service compliant with current legislation.

Our Estate Agent offices in Northumberland, the Scottish Borders and Cumbria, including the Lake District, provide an excellent base for our well-established and specialist residential lettings departments. Our lettings specialists are here to help you understand the whole lettings process from start to finish, whether you are looking to invest in a buy-to-let property, are a landlord with a large portfolio, looking to let your home or just needing some lettings advice.

rental valuation
Our Residential Letting services include:
Initial Advice

Pre-letting rental valuations undertaken by highly motivated staff with extensive understanding of local markets, including considered marketing appraisals and lettings advice.


Preparation of quality particulars, brochures and marketing material, access to market leading internet advertising, targeted local and national press advertising, and circulation to a substantial database of potential tenants.


Tenant selection, including references and credit checks, production and the completion of tenancy agreements, arranging schedules of condition and inventories, rent reviews and formal notices. We subscribe to the Code of Practice for Letting Agents.

Scottish Letting Agent Registration Number: LARN1903097

Scottish Property Factors Registration Number: PF000796

Strategic Policies

Identifying and agreeing strategies to realise rental value and deliver a successful letting, at the same time ensuring full client support throughout and a service which relies upon the highest professional standards.

Residential Lettings Fees & Charges

Edwin Thompson believes in being clear and transparent with our fees and charges. You can find below information on our scale of fees and charges for each of our offices. Should you have any queries relating to our fees and charges please contact your nearest Edwin Thompson office.

Carlisle/Keswick/Windermere: Landlord  / Tenant

Berwick: Landlord

View our client money protection scheme rules here and our certificate here