Your advert stating no children is discrimination?

Some of our adverts may state that a ‘Landlord prefers no children’ but never state ‘no children’. Landlords are free to discriminate against (or prefer) one person over another when choosing who should occupy their property as a tenant as long as it is not (directly or indirectly) in respect of one of the ‘protected […]

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When will I receive the contract for signing?

Within 4 days of your tenancy appication being approved. If there is less that 4 days before the start of the tenancy, we will send you the tenancy agreement for signing as soon as possible after it has been drafted. Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it at us using the […]

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Will both applicants for a tenancy be contracted as joint tenants?

Yes – as joint and several tenants, all tenants are to be responsible and liable for all obligations under the Agreement. Further Reading If one tenant leaves, is the other tenant liable for the entire rent? {Jungle Property Knowledgebase} I have left my partner and no longer living at the property what should I do? […]

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Do you check bank balances for applicants?

No – the only time we would check an applicant’s bank balance is if we need to check an applicant’s savings in support of an affordability assessment. For all applicants we check the validity of the bank account details the applicant provided. Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it at us […]

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I am a student can I get discount on my Council Tax?

Sorry we cannot offer advice on Council Tax you should contact the Council Tax office (Mendip DC 0845 300 3352 Option 1, Sedgemoor DC 0845 408 2541). If you are a tenant and are also a full-time student you may be considered as a ‘Disregarded Adult for discount purposes’. Further Reading Mendip District Council – […]

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What is the Jungle Property Registration Number for the NRL scheme?

904/NA 049443 (If the number doesn’t work please just enter 049443. If you still have further problems please call HMRC on 03000 516 644 (UK) OR +44 3000 516 644 (Outside UK)) Further Reading Can Jungle Property apply for me to have UK rental income without deduction of tax on my behalf? {Jungle Property Knoweledgebase […]

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Can I access my personal data?

Yes – Make a ‘subject access request’ in writing (e-mail or letter) to Jungle Property clearly stating what it is you require. We will respond to your request within one month. Contact details here Further Reading Your right of access {Information Commissioners Office (ICO)} Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it […]

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Where can I found out more information about a CCJ?

From Registry Trust Limited here Sorry Jungle Property cannot provide details of County Court Judgments. Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it at us using the contact details here Please rate this article so we know how well it answered your question…

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Why do I need to provide end of tenancy contact details?

Under Section 2 (g)(iv) of the The Housing (Tenancy Deposits) (Prescribed Information) Order 2007 the prescribed information is the name, address, telephone number, and any e-mail address or fax number of the tenant, including such details that should be used by the landlord or scheme administrator for the purpose of contacting the tenant at the […]

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