Landlord and Tenancy Update News

Tradesman installing Smoke & CO Alarm

Landlord Guide Smoke & CO Alarms

The law relating to Smoke & CO Alarms is one of a substantial number of laws and regulations that private sector landlords must adhere to when letting a property.

Written by: Alex Neil Estate Agents

Furnished apartment ready for new tenants

Landlord Update Illegal Subletting

We highlight to landlords numerous important reasons to use our Property Management Service as a protective measure against illegal subletting.

Written by: Alex Neil Estate Agents

Legal documents, landlord update

Landlord Update Section 21

Landlord and property legislation changes with frequency and we keep ourselves abreast of developments.

Written by: Alex Neil Estate Agents

Person researching property legislation

Landlord Update New Form 6A

As ever, landlord and property legislation is never far from the government and media's focus. New Form 6A

Written by: Alex Neil Estate Agents

How to Rent Guide

How to rent, the checklist for renting in England

A new version of the “How to Rent” Guide was published on 26 June 2018 and updated on 9 July 2018.

Written by: Alex Neil Estate Agents

Legal expert advises on Licensing and Regulation

Licensing and regulation of HMOs

Landlord and property legislation changes with frequency and we keep ourselves and our clients abreast of developments.

Written by: Alex Neil Estate Agents

Fees

Tenant Information

Refundable Holding deposit - 1 weeks rent

Security Deposit 5 weeks rent for annual rental under £50,000, or 6 weeks rent for annual rental over £50,000

Rent - The agreed monthly rent

Changes to tenancy - £50 inc VAT

Early termination charge - Not exceeding the landlord’s financial losses

Late payment of rent Interest of 3% above BoE base rate for each day the rent is late, once it is 14 days overdue

Replacement keys - Reasonable costs

Utilities, council tax, communication services, TV Licence etc Tenants own responsibility unless otherwise stated

Client Money Protection Scheme Membership details Alex Neil are members of CMP (client money protect)

Property Redress Scheme Membership details: Alex Neil are members of The Property Ombudsman. Membership number N00018.