FAQs Landlords

How will you work out the rental value of my property?

At Properties on the Market we will work out your rental value based on a broad knowledge of properties and demand in your area, we use our expert knowledge to ensure that your property will be let at the best price with the right tenant as soon as possible.

Who does the viewing on the properties?

We carry out all the viewings to your property. This way we can answer any questions about the services we provide and what we expect from the tenants. We also find that the tenants often feel more relaxed when the owner is not present.

Who chooses the tenants?

We will compile a list of prospective tenants that have passed our rigorous requirements and present them to you with our recommendations, but the final decision is always yours.

What are my obligations as a landlord?

Residential landlords have certain obligations as set out by law including:

  • The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1988
  • The Landlord and Tenant Act 1985
  • The Furniture and Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations 1988

At Properties on the Market we take all the stress out of renting your property with our comprehensive letting service we will make sure you meet and exceed your legal responsibilities.

Do I need to inform my mortgage lender before I let my property?

Yes. You will need to gain the permission of your mortgage lender before you can let your property, unless you already have a Buy to Let mortgage then permission as already been granted. If your property is Leasehold then you should also seek permission from them.

What if the tenant damages the property?

We will contact the tenant asking them to pay to fix the damage, or the cost for fixing the damage will be removed from the tenant’s security deposit at the end of the tenancy. This does not apply to fair wear and tear.

How do you ensure that my property is been look after?

At Properties on the Market as part of our comprehensive letting service. We do regular inspections of your property to ensure that it is been kept to a high standards.

Joomla SEF URLs by Artio