We are Maxine Lester Property Management Ltd (Registration Number: 05473950) trading as Maxine Lester Residential Lettings and Maxine Lester Lettings and Property Management. Our registered Office is: The Old Post Office, High Street, Boxworth, Cambridgeshire, CB23 4LY. Our trading address can be found in our contact details.
Our VAT number is: GB871428415
Any interest accrued on monies that we hold on your behalf will be retained by ourselves to cover bank and administration charges etc. Any commission earned by us while acting on your behalf will be retained to cover costs
In order to comply with the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 and the Money Laundering Regulations 2007 we require one proof of identity and one proof of residence, which can be selected from the list below. You should either send us the original documents for copying and returning to you; or provide us with copies certified by a solicitor as genuine. We apologise but we will not be able to accept printouts of online bank statements or utility bills as proof of ID.
List A: Full passport, national identity card, full driving licence, cheque (please mark this as “void”). If you are a public limited company we will require a certified copy of the ‘Certificate of Incorporation’. If the company is not quoted we require certified copies of any two of the following documents: ‘Memorandum and Articles of Association’, ‘Certificate of Incorporation’, a set of your latest accounts, the most recent annual ‘Companies House’ return. In addition we need proof of identity and residence of one of the directors of the company.
List B: Council tax bill, utility bill, mortgage statement, bank statement, credit or charge card statement.
As members of ARLA Propertymark we are duty bound to protect all money held on behalf of our clients. Whether your money is held in our ring-fenced client account or that of our management team, your money is fully protected. In the unfortunate event that any rent, deposit or other client funds are misappropriated, then Propertymark will consider an application to compensate you.
The Client Money Protection (CMP) Scheme will compensate an applicant (Landlord, Tenant or Management Company) up to £25,000. However, landlords are limited to a maximum of three months rent. The total maximum payable in respect of a member company would be £500,000. In any one year the scheme has a limit of £3million. The length of time that an application takes to be completed will depend on the information provided by the applicant and the circumstances of the application. Propertymark will endeavour to complete the process as quickly as possible.
To make an application for compensation please complete our CMPS Application Form (editable PDF) and email it to [email protected], alternatively you may send your correspondence by post to the following address: CMP Applications, NFoPP Regulation, Arbon House, 6 Tournament Court, Edgehill Drive, Warwick, CV34 6LG
We strive to do things right and treat people properly, however we know we don’t always get it right.
Where you think we have not done well enough then please let me know as soon as possible so we can do something about it. Email me [email protected] or call me on 01480 494939.
Additionally we are members of a number of organisations which each have their own codes of practice to which we subscribe and follow. Some also have complaints and disputes procedures if required.
You can also download our complaints and feedback procedure.
Very professional organisation that gives good service to both the tenants as well as the landlord. Highly recommended.
All staff at Maxine Lester Residential Lettings are trained to a high standard and I have always found Lisa Gadsby very efficien
Every time we have contacted Maxine Lester everyone has been so helpful. We have always had any issues dealt with promptly and...
Excellent service all round, keeping us informed regularly on our property, always contactable and willing to help with any query.