It’s still worth taking the time to ask yourself exactly what you’re looking for before you seriously start your search. This will help you to firm up your requirements and narrow the options.
To successfully pass referencing you will firstly need to pass the affordability check. The calculation is normally that your gross annual salary would need to be at 30 times the monthly rent.
Your viewings are the prime opportunity get clarity on what you would be renting if you took the property so it’s vital to ask any questions you have.
At the start of any tenancy, an inventory check-in should be carried out. This audit is in two parts, the ‘inventory’ lists all of the items and the contents of the property and the ‘check-in’ lists the condition of all of those items at the start of the tenancy along with confirmation of meter readings and the number of keys handed over to the tenant/s.
With the lack of affordability in the property sales market, more and more of us are opting for renting. Renting is an option of choice for so many of us now because of the flexibility it offers: