Residential Let Property

GM Thomson & Co act for a wide range of landlords dealing with both town and country properties ranging from small flats to large mansion houses.

The firm provides an integrated service for both letting and management. Packages are prepared for each individual client and therefore 'let only' and 'management only' packages are available. Professional standards are ensured through GM Thomson & Co, Chartered Surveyors adhering to the requirements of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors which also includes strict client accounting regulations for handling client's rental income payments.

If required by clients, GM Thomson & Co are able to provide a full advisory service from purchase through to let, which is supported by the firm's membership of Allied Surveyors Scotland Plc for the provision of mortgage valuation advice.

The services provided include:


  • Initial property inspection, rental advice and preparation of particulars.
  • Arrangement of energy performance certificate.
  • Advertising in both local press and Internet, office windows and rented property lists.
  • Arranging viewings.
  • Obtaining credit reference checks on prospective tenants.
  • Preparation and serving of the Private Rental Tenancy Agreement (PRT).
  • Collection of first month's rent and deposit.


  • Arrangement of monthly rental collection.
  • Annual tenancy income and expenditure account.
  • Periodic inspection of property.
  • Arrangement of routine maintenance and running repairs.
  • Dealing with all tenancy matters during currency of tenancy.
  • Serving of statutory notices are required.
  • End of tenancy inspections.

GM Thomson & Co are able to provide landlords with full peace of mind in the letting of their properties and deal with the increasing regulation of let property including Landlord Registration, arrangement of EPC, gas compliance certificates and other legal requirements.


Due to the new government guidelines issued on the 23rd March 2020 our offices will be closed until further notice.

We are however working remotely and calls and emails are continuing to be answered as much as possible.

We will only be dealing with emergency repairs during this time - all non-urgent repairs will be dealt with on our return - however please be mindful theses may take longer to deal with at this difficult time.

No Viewings or Valuations will now take place until further notice.

We will keep you updated of any further changes and we thank you for your understanding during this time.