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Bournecoast Attend Landlord Conference

Press Release   •   Nov 08, 2011 12:15 GMT

Over five hundred private landlords from all over Dorsetattended the free Landlord Conference which was organised by Bournemouth Council on 6th October to provide valuable advice and information on every aspect of letting a property.

Now In its fourth year, the event took place at AFC Bournemouth from 11am – 5pm and exhibitors were on hand all day.  Landlords and prospective landlords were invited to drop in to meet with a variety of organisations

There was also the opportunity for landlords to attend seminars across the day with experts offering advice on landlord issues such as fire safety, energy efficiency grants, rent deposit schemes to name but a few.

Des Simmons, Managing Director of Bournecoast delivered a seminar on holiday, short-term, long-term and student lets.

Des said: “This was the first year Bournecoast attended the event as an exhibitor and I feel as a company it has raised our profile amongst local landlords.

He added: “With over fifty years in the industry and being family run in all that time, it enabled us to highlight Bournecoast’s expertise in the area of lets – be that for long or short term.

“The event was the perfect opportunity for local landlords and property experts to come together to share best practice and keep up to speed with the latest advice on letting a home and in turn improve the standard of rental accommodation for our residents.”

For more information on Bournecoast, the services they provide and portfolio of investment properties available, please telephone 01202 437888 or visit their website at

Bournecoast has been family run for 50 years and was established by Major W G Webb and June Webb.  Keith Simmons MBE, the previouos managing director and Major Webb’s son-in-law, was then joined by his son and daughters,Des Simmons,Veronica StrongmanandAnita Smith, who now run the company with a team of fifteen staff.

Bournecoast Property Agents have extended their skill base within the ever changing property market since their inception.  Over the past 50 years Bourneocast has invested in a skilled workforce, ensuring each member of the team enjoys dealing with people and property whilst ensuring their knowledge of the whole property market is second to none, providing advantage over most local agents.

Bournecoast Property Investments provide specialist knowledge of the property market and what makes a good investment.