Walsall Tenant Info


Tenant Fees post 1st June 2019 (please see below)
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 Goodchilds Estate Agents ‘the Agent’)

Holding Deposit: 1 week’s rent
Deposit:  5 Weeks Rent

 

During the tenancy (payable to the Agent)
For English properties:

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

Television licence
Council Tax

 

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. 

 

Tenant Protection

 

Goodchilds Estate Agents is a member of SafeAgent, which is a client money protection scheme, and also a member of The Property Ombudsman, which is a redress scheme. To view our certificate, please click here.

When you apply for a property through us there will be fees payable upon application. Please see the below fee scales which will help you to understand these fees and when you will need to pay them. All Fees are inclusive of VAT at the current rate.

Tenant Fees for pre 1st June 2019 Tenancies

Explanation of our tenant fees permitted under the Tenant Fees Act 2019 transitional provisions, where fees are written into existing tenancy agreements. These apply to all tenancy agreements granted or signed and executed before 31st May 2019, and can be charged up until 31st May 2020

Application Referencing Fee - £90.00per applicant.

Tenant Administration Fee- £65.00

Check out Fee- £90.00

Tenancy Renewal Fee £75.00 6 Month Agreement  £120.00 12 Month Agreement

Guarantor Referencing Fee- £90.00

 

 

All prices subject to change after two months written notice