In the past, it has been common for landlords to provide in their tenancy agreements for penalty payments in the event of tenants failing to pay their rent. Sometimes landlords and agents have also made a charge for sending letters. However, in England after 1 June 2019, any such charges are a prohibited payment under […]
The recording of David Cox’s webinar updating us all on the Tenant Fees Act 2019 has now been uploaded for Business Level members.
About the new webinar recording where Giles Peaker of Anthony Gold solicitors, explains the new act to us
On 27 May 2015, the Consumer Rights Act 2015 (section 83 onwards) came into force (in England only) to bring in rules regarding letting agents fees. These are intended to create full transparency – so landlords and tenants know exactly how much they will be required to pay before they enter into any form of […]
There is normally a lot of paperwork involved when signing up a tenant. This increased with the amendments which came into force on 1 October 2015. The main documents involved are as follows: The tenancy agreement. See the other tenancy agreement FAQ for information on this! The inventory. This is a list of all the […]