Advice on renting out your property
An initial consultation where we discuss in full all aspects of renting out your property and advising on what if any works are necessary to be done in order to ensure it is presented at its best to potential tenants. Upon request we can arrange the EPC (energy performance certificate) and a EICR (Electrical Installation Condition Report).
Marketing and finding a suitable tenant
Advertising on our own website, Rightmove and in the local news papers (as appropriate), conducting viewings, interviewing prospective tenants, obtaining employment references, existing landlords references, credit checks and proof of ID. Carrying out a home visit if we feel it is necessary.
Preparation of all documentation
Arranging for Pat Sure Inventory Services to prepare the Inventory and Schedule of Condition. Preparing the Tenancy Agreement, compliant with current legislation and obtaining signatures. Preparing all paperwork necessary to comply with the law on the handling of security deposits. Collecting the first month's rent in advance plus a security deposit equivalent to 5 weeks rent and placing on deposit with The DPS (deposit protection service). Taking meter reads on the day of completion and dealing with the changeover of all utilities. Produce Financial Statements with receipted invoices for all monies collected and paid out showing the sum paid direct to your Bank via internet Banking.