Letting agent service costs

Private landlords can choose from our wide range of services – you can take up as many or as few as you like.

There are no hidden costs for you or your tenant and we include the property inventory and bond registration in our costs.

Our main service costs include:

Service costs

Tenant find

Our tenant find service costs £180 (inc VAT) and includes:

  • advertising the property on Rightmove, Thirteen website and social media
  • carrying out the application process: obtain references, credit checks and affordability assessments
  • conducting viewings
  • collecting deposits and rent payments
  • preparing tenancy agreements and inventories.

Service costs

Tenant find and sign-up

Our tenant find and sign-up service costs £240 (inc VAT) and includes all the elements in the tenant find service as above, plus:

  • carrying out the sign-up at the property
  • going through the inventory with the new tenant
  • setting up an appropriate payment method (we recommend direct debit)
  • handing over keys.

Service costs

Full housing management service

The full housing management service costs 12% of the rental value plus the £240 (inc VAT) tenant find and sign-up fee (if required).

This service includes all of the above elements if needed, plus:

  • property inspection every six months
  • dealing with rent arrears
  • deposit managed through the Deposit Protection Scheme
  • arranging repairs – we operate a 24/7 call-out service - we contact you for approval for repairs over £200
  • being the point of contact for tenant queries or complaints
  • ensuring all tenancy agreements are renewed where applicable
  • final property inspection and inventory completed when your tenant leaves.

Before accepting properties, we carry out an inspection to give you a rental cost and determine if your property meets safety regulations. This pre-inspection is charged separately at £40 and will be deducted from the overall cost if you choose one of our services.

Additional services

Additional services which need to be carried out as a legal requirement include:

  • Gas safety check with certificate
  • Electrical safety check with certificate
  • Energy Performance Certificate.

Contact us

For more details on our service, find our contacts on the letting agent webpage.