Will I get a copy of the check-out report?

The Check-Out Report is the property of the landlord so the landlord will always receive a copy of the report immediately it is available. The tenant will only receive a copy of the report if they request it and subject to the landlord’s consent. Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it […]

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Is the additional deposit for my pet refundable?

Yes – provided you have met all the obligations in your Tenancy Agreement, your deposit will be returned to you in full. The terms under which some or all of the deposit may not be returned to you are defined in the DEPOSIT section of your Tenancy Agreement. The DEALING WITH THE DEPOSIT AT THE […]

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Should I touch-up the paint on the walls before the end of my tenancy?

No – it is rarely possible to achieve an invisible touch-up on painted walls (or ceilings) and attempts to touch-up painted walls often results in the walls looking patchy. It is easier and more aesthetically pleasing (and less contentious!) to re-paint the entire wall if any part of a wall has been damaged. Nobody wants […]

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Can I end my tenancy during the fixed term?

No unless there is a break clause in the tenancy agreement that allows this. Further Reading Will the landlord accept the surrender of my tenancy during the fixed term? (Knowledgebase article) Can I end my tenancy early? (Knowledgebase article) Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it at us using the contact […]

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Can a tenant withdraw their notice of termination?

Not unilaterally – if the tenant served a notice of termination in accordance with the terms of the Tenancy Agreement and the landlord accepted it, the notice is valid and the landlord can seek possession of the property (via the courts) if the tenant does not leave on expiry of the notice. Under section 18 […]

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