A Flat In Town provides a comprehensive Short Term accommodation, Long Term accommodation and Festival letting service in the Edinburgh Area. Together with a dedicated team of tradesmen, we aim to make all our lets run as smoothly as possible.
We carry out all our work not just to the legal minimum but to industry best practice and are accredited with Landlord Accreditation Scotland. Our Letting Agent Reference Number with the Scottish Government is 1812054.
Meet the Team
Katrina has spent most of her working career in the lettings industry and, along with Sally, spends most of her time running the business and finance side of A Flat In Town. Always delighted to go out and meet new landlords and see round the properties, Katrina likes to be hands on with the flats too. CIH Level 3 Certificate in Letting and Managing Residential Property 601/8893/5
Sally has vast experience in all areas of residential lettings and enjoys a varied role as a Director along with Katrina. With an efficient and flexible approach Sally helps to fine tune the day to day management of the office and oversees the professional running of the short and long term portfolios. CIH Level 3 Certificate in Letting and Managing Residential Property 601/8893/5
Melanie joined us in 2008 and is an invaluable part of the AFIT team! She has an incredibly helpful and practical approach to her portfolio, helped by her previous employment in the Edinburgh construction industry. She is experienced in all areas of the business and has an extensive store of advice for both landlords and tenants. In addition to her managed properties, Melanie also runs the Set Up Service for landlords looking to be hands on with their properties but wanting help to set up the let properly at the start.
Property Manager (Currently on maternity leave)
Lucy is fantastically cheerful and calm - a natural to manage a portfolio of long term properties. Since joining us in 2013 she has built up great relationships with her clients - landlords, tenants and tradesman. She has excellent organisational skills and is a real asset to our team!
Nicola joined us in 2016 to take on the role of managing our Short Term and Festival portfolio which she has been doing beautifully! In order to broaden her experience, she has taken on managing Lucy's Long Term portfolio whilst she is on maternity leave. Nicola is incredibly practical and has a real hands on approach with a bright and cheerful attitude. CIH Level 3 Certificate in Letting and Managing Residential Property 601/8893/5
Lance joined us in March 2018 to take on management of the Short Term and Festival. He has an AirBnB background managing properties, which is very helpful to this area of the business. He is efficient, cheerful and a real asset to the team with the wealth of knowledge he brings to the role.
We have years of experience in the letting industry behind us, providing a detailed knowledge of the Edinburgh Short Term, Long Term and Festival markets. Our experience has given us several key values:
1) Strong communication with our clients, both landlords and tenants
2) Professionalism in every aspect
3) Organisation both in our office systems and our properties
By combining these values and a flexible approach to length of tenancy, we believe A Flat In Town provides one of best services in the Edinburgh property market.