Tenants

When you`re found a suitable property, you need to complete the reference application forms. You also have to pay an administration/registration fee when the verbal offer is accepted by the Landlord.

EXPLANATORY NOTES FOR NEW TENANTS

TENANCY AGREEMENT

Your tenancy agreement is an Assured Shorthold Tenancy for a fixed term of usually 6 or 12 months.

UNDERSTANDING YOUR TENANCY AGREEMENT

Your tenancy agreement has been written in plain English and should be self-explanatory. If anything is unclear you should seek independent legal advice.

A number of terms used in the agreement have particular legal meanings and the most important ones are explained below.

VISITORS

Although it is perfectly acceptable for tenants to allow friends to stay at the property on a strictly short-term, temporary basis, it is not acceptable for such an arrangement to become permanent or even regular. Please observe the following guidelines: