In addition to paying the rent, you may also be required to make the following payments permitted under the Tenant Fees Act 2019.
Before the tenancy starts (payable to ‘the Agent’)
Holding Deposit: 1 week’s rent
Deposit: 5 Weeks of Deposit under the Tenant Fees Act 2019
During the tenancy (payable to the Agent)
Payment of interest for the late payment of rent at a rate of 3% over the Bank of England Base Rate.
During the tenancy if permitted and applicable
Utilities – gas, electricity, water and sewerage
Communications – telephone and broadband
Installation of cable/satellite
Subscription to cable/satellite supplier
Other permitted payments
Any other permitted payments, not included above, for breaches of contract or under the relevant legislation including contractual damages. These may include reasonable costs or losses incurred for loss of keys, security devices and changes to the tenancy agreement or early termination, if the Landlord agrees they can be made, up to the permitted limits.
Bryants is a member of Safeagent which is a client money protection scheme, and also a member of PRS (Property Redress Scheme) which is a redress scheme. You can find out more details on our website or by contacting us directly.