If you are going to rent a property from Falcon Lettings, then you may need to know what your next step will be. We hope that the following information can help you, but we would be delighted to answer any questions or concerns that you may have.
Taking a Property:
Complete the Application Form and pay the Holding Depsoit of one weeks rent.
You'll need to sign the Pre-Contract Agreement and at that stage the property is removed form the market for 14 days.
You'll need to supply us with your proof of ID and residency, a current landlords reference, confirmation of employment, three month pay slips and bank statements, and a recent credit report fron Experian ( you can get this free of charge from them)
Or, if you prefer, you can pay us £20 per person and we will complete this for you.
The Tenancy Agreement
We have draft tenancy agreemtns avaialble online at our website, in the office of we can email a copy to you.
Normally they are for 6 or 12 months and then continue monthly.
A Deposit normally equivalent to five weeks rent payable at the commencement of the tenancy. The deposit is held with the Deposit Protection Service. No interest is paid on the deposit.
If you want to have a pet talk to us and we will seek the landlords approval.
If you want to change the tenancy agreement once you have moved in we charge no more than £50 a time.
We only charge a reasonable fee for the replacement of keys.
Early Release Fee: £500 If you need to leave early, we can negotiate an early release from the tenancy if your landlord agrees. It is in addition to any rent that you will owe the landlord up until you are released.
Tenancy Renewals or extensions: no charge
Breach of Tenancy Charges:
Rent is payable by bank transfer. If you need to pay by anyother mean ( cash, debit card or credit card) we have to charge £10 a time.
End of tenancy cleaning and repairs
These are charged at the rates provided by our contractors.
Cleaning a one bedroom property from £75
Cleaning a two bedroom property from £110
Cleaning a one bedroom property from £125
Cleaning a one bedroom property from £150
In addition to the cleaning there is a specific cost for the following:
Oven clean an extra £40
Extractor clean an extra £15
Fridge/freezer clean an extra £20
Rubbish Removal: hourly rate from £25 plus tipping fee.
Correct as of May 2019