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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What day is the handover inspection, I want to be present?

There are two inspections associated with the handover of the property at the end of the tenancy: Pre Check-Out Inspection As part of our service we offer a FREE pre Check-Out Inspection. The inspection is conducted approximately 10 days before the end of your tenancy and is an opportunity to identify and discuss any end […]

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