What income references do I need to be granted a tenancy?

Employed (PAYE) A reference from a verifiable source in the first instance, either verbally or written The referee must be in a position of authority to provide the reference If we are unable to verify the referee or obtain a reference for any reason – six months most recent bank statements as well as six […]

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What is TransUnion?

TransUnion is one of the UK’s ‘Big Three’ credit reference agencies (CRAs) collecting and aggregating information to profile nearly every credit-active consumer. Further Reading MoneySavingExpert – How to check your credit report – TransUnion Credit Score Ranges: What Do They Mean? Still not answered your question? We love questions so fire it at us using […]

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What does a reasonable expedition mean?

Legal speak for ‘quickly’ 🙂 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 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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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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Are references double checked by phone?

The tenant referencing company we employ use a combination of tools to collate date required for a tenant reference: Live data feeds e.g. from Equifax databases E-mail e.g. employers, accountants and landlords Telephone calls – e.g. follow-up responses/lack of response from employers, accountants and landlords The referencing company provide us with a live audit trail […]

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Why do you outsource tenant referencing?

Outsourcing tenant referencing is a common practice in the lettings industry. Jungle property require all our applicants provide comprehensive references (many letting agents will only require a sub-set of what we require e.g. credit score) and employ tenant referencing specialists to undertake this important task. As specialists, the tenant referencing company have the tools and […]

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