Once the terms of the tenancy have been agreed, all applicants
over 18 will be asked to complete an application form unless they are to be Permitted Occupants. We will take up references on behalf of our client, namely, employer, bank, character, and previous Landlord references. Full credit checks are made on every applicant. The referencing fee is payable prior to any application being processed and will hold the property for you whilst the reference checks are carried out. The fee is
£120 inc vat per applicant
£300 inc vat for a company application. The Guarantor fee, if required, is £60 inc vat.
(However, it it may not be apparent until your referencing is completed that you require a Guarantor)
. Please note that referencing fees are non-refundable unless the Landlord withdraws the property from the market
. There is a charge of
£40 for each permitted occupan
t. Personal cheques are acceptable along with cash, bankers draft or building society cheque. All cheques should be made payable to Prescott Hall Lettings Ltd. If you require any amendments to the tenancy agreement at any point after your application has been submitted to the referencing agency or during the term of your tenancy, there will be a charge of
£60 inc vat per amendment
payable in advance
Each tenant, permitted occupant and, where applicable, guarantor will have to provide proof of residency (ie driving licence, utility bill, etc) and proof of ID (ie driving licence or passport) before any reference checks are carried out. Please note a driving licence can be used for proof of residency or proof of ID but not for both. Additionally, in order to comply with the Immigration Act 2014 any applicant who is not a citizen of Britain, EEA or Switzerland will be required to produce a copy of a current passport and visa entitling them to reside in Great Britain.
If the Landlord allows you to have a pet in the property there is a £35 inc vat charge if agreed before the tenancy agreements are signed or £60 inc vat thereafter.
On signing the Tenancy Agreement there will be an administration fee of £150 inc vat per property, plus one and a half month's rent as a security deposit, together with the first months' rent which is payable in advance by the Tenant(s), bankers draft or building society cheque is acceptable along with debit and credit cards (subject to a fee of 0.50p for debit cards and 2% for credit cards) NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED. At the conclusion of the Tenancy should everything be satisfactory the deposit will be refunded in full.
Unless otherwise stated, all properties will be let under an Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement as defined by the Housing Act 1988 (amended by the 1996 Act). Should you wish to extend your Tenancy at the end of the term, provided the property is available for a further period, a charge of £50.00 inc vat will be payable at this time.
If a reference for another agent/mortgage is required then a charge of £35 inc vat is payable in advance.