We require rent every month (as per the property agreement). We require a deposit (protected under the Tenancy Deposit Scheme) equivalent to 1 and half months’ rent and charge a small admin fee to set up your tenancy. Contact Erica for more details.
Tenancy agreements have a minimum term of 6 months, there is no maximum term for our agreements.
Yes, we review rental rates yearly.
Bills are not included in the rental price. You are responsible for paying council tax, and any other bills accrued as part of your tenancy agreement.
Your deposit will be protected by the Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS).
Our properties are generally unfurnished and most have white goods. Please get in touch to find out the situation for the property you are looking at.
Most properties are eligible to apply for a Residents Parking Permit with the council. The decision will be at their discretion.
Bikes are not allowed in the property; however most properties have secure bike storage. Please get in touch to find out about the situation for the property you are looking at.
We do not allow pets or smoking in our properties.
We need to see that you have a right to reside in the UK. We will also need to take a copy of your passport before you start your rental agreement.
Some properties have access to a communal garden. Please get in touch to find out about the situation for the property you are looking at.
Yes, we require references from your previous landlords. Our partner agency will also run a background check before your agreement starts.
This will depend on your circumstances. Please get in touch if you have any questions about this.
Bath has strict rules around recycling collection. As a general rule, bin liners have to be in the black sacks. Recycling has to be in its respective bins. If you lose your bags, you need to speak to the council. Bins and Bags must be taken in by the end of the day on the Thursday and kept in designated areas.
Our office is open most days, Monday to Friday. If you find that the office isn’t open and need to speak with us, please get in touch. In an emergency, use our emergency contact details (see below).
You should have this in your property pack.
If you don’t have access to the property pack, our emergency numbers are:
Erica Palfreyman: 07969 720143
Due to our listed buildings status, you will be unable to have a satellite dish installed at your property.
Please get in touch with us to discuss any decorating, including picture frames, posters and mirrors.
Inspection or access requirements will be communicated with you 48 hours before access is required. There is an exception to this rule in the case of an emergency.
We send out a termination form, then come and inspect the property before you move out in case you have any questions. We will then do a final inspection and return your deposit (minus any dilapidation costs). We would ask that you leave the property in a state you found it.
You will remain liable for the period unless a suitable replacement tenant can be found. There will be fees involved in this process.