Posts Tagged ‘lettings’

5 documents your landlord must hand over to you (by law)

documents your landlord must give you as a tenant

Here is the essential list of documents that you should expect as a tenant from your landlord. A copy of the Government’s rental guide This guide sets out all the information you should be given as a tenant, your legal rights and what to expect from the rental process: How to rent: The checklist for renting in…

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What costs to expect when renting a property

What to expect when renting a property including the likely costs

If you are renting a home for the first time, lettings agency fees can come as a nasty surprise. Get prepped on what to expect with this short guide In 2016 Autumn Statement, the Chancellor, Philip Hammond announced he would place an outright ban on lettings agent fees charged to tenants. The Government has now confirmed…

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Novice Landlord? Top tips to get you started

Landlord tips to get started

So here we have compiled some top tips aimed at novice landlords that some experienced buy-to-let landlords may also find useful. Letting your property is a big decision, both for you and the tenants that will be living there, so it’s important you understand what being a landlord means. So here are some top tips…

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Understanding the tenant referencing process

the tenancy application process

When you’re looking to rent a new property, there are some checks it’s important for you to understand so you can make sure you hit the criteria before you start your search. If you’re renting through an estate/letting agent then their lettings administration team will be handling and processing your paperwork but if the landlord…

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Tenants guide to renting a property

Key points on how to rent

In this episode we cover some key points you need to consider when renting a property. 1. Locating the right property – Utilise the portals Rightmove and Zoopla. Register with local estate and letting agents. 2. Choose your Landlord carefully – Always look for an accredited/licensed landlord or regulated lettings agency. Look for landlords that…

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