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Our Professional Properties range from one bedroom apartments to 5 Bedroom townhouses and are situated across West Yorkshire. Our focus is to provide homes which exceed expectations, providing properties for those who prefer to rent instead.

Our professional lettings portfolio ranges across West Yorkshire and in many areas of Leeds, Halifax, Huddersfield, Horsforth, Headingley, Brighouse and Burley. Positioned with commuters in mind, our properties provide options for travel to and from work with train stations, bus routes and the M62 all close by. A combination of professional lets in good locations and easy commute to Leeds City Centre.  

Pickard Properties has dispelled the myth that all developers shoehorn as many flats as possible into buildings and has instead breathed new life into old chapels, textile mills, Victorian properties and stone-built villas to make its spacious apartments as unique as our tenants.  

Pickard Properties is an established company and opened its many doors over half a century ago. Back then student houses were our core market, but now Pickard Properties has successfully grown its professional portfolio since 2004 and now has an eclectic mix of houses, apartments, refurbished and converted Textile Mills, Chapels, Stone Villas and also New-Build Apartments and Townhouses. Our flagship Build to Rent developments, Spinning Acres and Masons on the Green are now pushing the boundaries in terms of how Landlords can operate professionally and how rental can be serious long-term option for people. 

We have many professional properties and professional house shares consisting of one, two and three-bedroom apartments available for let. In recent years an addition of four, five and two bedroom houses at our Spinning Acres site have provided some high-end rentals for company lets, international executives and business owners who prefer to let instead.  

The thoughts of the costs in maintaining a home when pursuing other ventures whether they are business or leisure is now much more appealing. 

We are very proud of our excellent customer service in the field of professional letting and we have built a good foundation for more exciting developments to come. Watch this space! 

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Professionals Often Ask

Are your professional properties furnished?

Professional properties can be furnished, part furnished or unfurnished and are advertised accordingly.

If you have seen a property advertised that is unfurnished and would be interested in taking the property on as furnished, please do speak to a member of our team on 0113 274 6642.

Do you allow pets in professional properties?

This depends on the type of property. A lot of our professional properties are apartments and have shared/communal access and would therefore be unsuitable for certain types of pets.

If you are interested in one of our properties, but are keen to have a pet, please enquire with a member of the…

How much is my deposit for my professional property?

The total deposit amount depends on the rent of the property. Deposits are charged at 5 weeks rent, rounded down to the nearest £5, as the amount cannot legally exceed the 5 week amount.

The calculation for working this out is as follows: Rent PCM X 12 = Rent PA Rent PA / 52 = Rent PW Rent PW X 5 = Deposit…

Are my belongings insured in my professional property or do I need to buy insurance?

As with any new home we do recommend you purchase some contents insurance to cover your possessions, we insure the building. You may also want to look into accidental damage/tenants liability cover to be included within the policy, so that in the event of carpets being stained, etc, you will be able to pay an excess rather than the full cost of replacement.

Will my accommodation be subject to inspections?

Inspections will occur periodically throughout your tenancy and are in place so that we, as a landlord, can inspect the property for any maintenance issues that may arise.

If an inspection is going to be taking place, tenants will be given adequate notice so that they are aware we are attending.
They are for the benefit of both tenant…

Can I supply my own furniture?

We understand that you may want to bring personal items of furniture with you to make your stay a little more comfortable, however, we do require that any items of furniture brought into the property should meet current fire safety regulations.

Please make us aware/ ask for permission if you are looking to bring in multiple or larger items, as we need to make sure that there is still sufficient safe space…