What is the purpose of a periodic inspection?

The purpose of a periodic inspection is to: Check the tenant is happy with the property and tenancy Ensure the tenant is complying with the terms of the tenancy agreement Identify any repairs or maintenance required to the property, fixtures, fittings or contents Ensure compliance with relevant legislation   We respect the fact that during […]

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How do I change my bank details for receiving rent?

Simply provide us with the following details and we will amend our records immediately: • Sort Code • Account Name • Account Number 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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Do I need a carbon monoxide detector for an unused fireplace?

Yes The Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm (England) Regulations 2015 states that there must be a carbon monoxide alarm in a room that ‘contains a solid fuel burning combustion appliance’. The law does not allow for not having a carbon monoxide alarm if the appliance is not used. Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) […]

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Surely the tenant is not responsible for replacing light bulbs?

Tenants are responsible for replacing or having replaced appropriately, light bulbs, fluorescent tubes, fuses etc. as and when necessary during the tenancy and to ensure that all light bulbs, fluorescent tubes, fuses are in place and in working order at the end of the tenancy. A lease confers on the leaseholder a type of ownership and […]

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