Residential Lettings

Recognising that local knowledge is paramount, our experienced teams provide a professional and friendly service designed to realise rental value and to cover the whole letting process through to successful completion.

Strategically located offices in Cumbria including the Lake District, Northumberland and the Scottish Borders provide an excellent base for a well-established and specialist residential lettings department.

Our services include:

Initial Advice

Pre-letting rental valuations undertaken by highly motivated staff with an extensive understanding of the local market, including a considered marketing appraisal and lettings advice.


Preparation of quality particulars 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 and the preparation of records of condition and inventories. 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

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