Tenancy Information

 

Relevant letting fees and tenant protection information

As well as paying the rent, you may also be required to make the following permitted payments.

Permitted payments

Before the tenancy starts (payable to Selina’s Lettings Ltd ‘the Agent’)

– Holding Deposit: 1 weeks rent

* This may be a non-refundable payment

This fee is non-refundable should you decide not to progress your application/sign your tenancy agreement within 15 Calendar days (unless otherwise mutually agreed) or if you have given false/misleading information on the application form or any applicant fails a Right to Rent check. It will be returned to you in the event the landlord is unable to proceed.

– Deposit: 5 weeks rent

**This is to cover any damages, dilapidations & defaults on the part of the tenant during the tenancy.

During the tenancy (payable to the Agent)

– Payment of up to £50 if you want to change the tenancy agreement

– Payment of interest for the late payment of rent at a rate of 3 %

– Payment of £15 for the reasonably incurred costs for the loss of keys/security               devices

– Payment of any unpaid rent or other reasonable costs associated with your early termination of the tenancy

During the tenancy (payable to the provider) if permitted and applicable

– Utilities; gas, electricity, water

– Communications; telephone and broadband

– Installation of cable/satellite

– Subscription to cable/satellite supplier

– Television licence

– Council Tax

Other permitted payments

Any other permitted payments, not included above, under the relevant legislation including contractual damages.

Tenant protection

Selina’s Lettings Ltd is a member of Client Money Protect, which is a client money protection scheme, and also a member of The Property Ombudsmen (TPO) which is a redress scheme. You can find out more details on the agent website or by contacting the agent directly.

ID MUST BE PROVIDED BEFORE ANY REFERENCING IS CARRIED OUT.

 WE REQUIRE PROOF OF ADDRESS, A COPY OF YOUR PASSPORT/BIRTH CERTIFICATE OR DRIVING LICENSE.

Once the references are complete and successful, you will be required to pay the following:

1 months rent in advance                                  

Dep osit – 5 Weeks Rent 

All payments can be made by: cash, debit card or bank transfer.

CONTENTS INSURANCE

Selina’s Lettings strongly recommends CONTENTS INSURANCE – We will request a copy of your certificate prior to commencement of your tenancy. Please ask a member of staff for further details.

All rents are paid in advance on the 01st of each month by standing order. YOU must ensure the standing order is set up correctly and that the funds clear in Selina’s Lettings account by the 01st of each month.

 All tenancies are for a minimum of 6 months. Under no circumstances will we allow anyone to take possession of any property, until all parties have signed the relevant documents and all monies have been paid in full.

Please get in touch with us with any queries, and we will be delighted to help. We can be contacted on Cheltenham (01242) 807142 or Gloucester (01452) 348208 or by using the email contact form.