Landlord Guide

Dawsons are the largest letting agent in Swansea managing over 2000 properties for individual and portfolio landlords alike through our 5 lettings branches (Swansea city centre, Marina, Mumbles, Morriston and Llanelli). As a result, we can offer all landlords our unmatched specific expertise in dealing with all aspects of property management, maintenance and accounting, along with unrivalled advertising and promotion of all properties, therefore in turn offering our tenants the widest selection of properties with new availability on almost a daily basis.

We are established ARLA members (Association of Residential Letting Agents) offering the highest standard in property management, adhering to professional standards that work well for both landlords and tenants. Our involvement can give you as the landlord peace of mind that our procedures follow a strict code of practice during all stages of the management of your property. (For more information on ARLA visit

Dawsons are also committed to the new landlord licensing with Rent Smart Wales which became compulsory for all landlords in Wales on November 23rd 2016. (For more information on landlord licensing click here).

Our available properties are advertised 24/7 through our extensive advertising campaign: using the local property guide in the South Wales Evening Post , our 5 dedicated lettings branches along with our online and state of the art web site ( We will also market your property through On the Market and Zoopla, two of the leading Internet property sites and therefore an important tool for all landlords seeking maximum exposure.

Our alliance with Home sale network links Dawsons to over 700 branches countrywide, together with a high profile web site giving us unrivalled access to potential tenants nationally, and internationally. Also our strong relationship with various relocation teams and personnel departments of large companies helps provide us with a strong supply of regular tenants.

As a landlord you can be assured we will act in your best interest at all times to secure a suitable tenant for your property. We offer a range of services to suit individual landlord requirements, depending of the level of service you require. Please follow the links below to view each service available:

  • Full Management Plus (including Rent Guarantee)

  • Full Management

  • Rent Collection

  • Finders Fee

We provide the following commitment to all our landlords:-

  • We let more properties than any other local agent

  • Unrivalled Advertising campaign

  • Professional & independent Tenant Referencing

  • Experienced & Professional Staff in local branches (Swansea city centre, Marina, Mumbles, Morriston & Llanelli)

  • Specialist maintenance, property management and accounts teams

  • Regular Inspections to help protect your investment

  • Tenancy Deposit Bond Scheme


Dawsons would like the opportunity to assist you in securing your next tenant by arranging for one of our experienced valuers to call at your property for a FREE no obligation consultation. They will assess the property’s location, size, condition and current demand in order to provide a realistic rental value. They will also establish your needs and preferences as a landlord and confirm the level of service you will require along with discussing potential tenants, the letting procedure in general including our strict referencing process.

Please CLICK HERE to book a valuation immediately. If you prefer please either call one of our 5 offices, or email us to arrange an appointment or to discuss any questions that you may have.