Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Posted on Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Given that a letting agent is acting in the best interests of her landlord, it’s probably unsurprising that they will ask a new tenant to submit personal information so that they can undertake a credit check.
Posted on Tuesday, October 24, 2017
The two key characteristics of an Assured Shorthold Tenancy are that the tenant enjoys a degree of security of tenure.
Posted on Tuesday, April 4, 2017
To reduce the risk of letting out their property to a stranger, most landlords will take a deposite using the Tenancy Deposit Scheme.
Posted on Tuesday, August 23, 2016
The primary instrument for establishing who pays the tax on a rental property is the lease. The rental agreement between the landlord and the tenant should set out the terms of the tenancy and one of the points addressed will be who pays the utility bills and council tax charges.
Posted on Friday, January 15, 2016
After 1. February 2016 the UK Government will require Landlords (or their agents) in England to undertake ‘Right to Rent’ checks on all tenants. This is part of the Government’s Review of Immigration Control Policies.