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    #16
    Its difficult and I have no personal experience I'm afraid because I don't use Agents. A larger, national player may not be any better than a smaller local one at following the legislation, but they may be less likely to go under. There will definitely be a thinning out over the coming months. Others may have their own tips.

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      #17
      The best way to know how good an agent is is to rent from them.
      Ask around anyone you know who's a tenant.

      There's a renters union in Brighton called Acorn, and they have a facebook page.
      When I post, I am expressing an opinion - feel free to disagree, I have been wrong before.
      Please don't act on my suggestions without checking with a grown-up (ideally some kind of expert).

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        #18
        Many many thanks for your unbiased advice. Means a lot!

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