|It helps to review your finances to work out what deposit and monthly rental level you can afford prior to looking for a property. Finding the right home for you.|
|Finding the right home for you|
|Register with us and our Lettings Team will help you find the perfect home for you and your family.|
|When you find a home that suits your needs we’ll ask you to complete a simple application form. Anyone who is over the age of 18 will be asked to fill out an application form.|
|A refundable holding deposit to reserve the property, equivalent to one week’s rent is payable.|
|Please be aware that some landlords impose certain restrictions in respect of the following: pets, smokers, housing benefit and students.|
|It usually takes a minimum of 7 working days before you will be able to move into your property, although every effort will be made by all parties to accommodate your moving date, unfortunately, no guarantees can be made.|
|Repairs & Maintenance|
|We use a maintenance system called FIXFLO which will enable you to report a repair 24/7 and 365 days.|
Moving into your new home
|The following information is just a brief guide to help and assist you through the steps of letting a property via M&P Estates Ltd. We advise you before entering into the reference process to check your own credit file to ensure that there are no default notices or County Court judgements, as this will affect your ability to rent a property.
A refundable reservation fee to reserve a property, equivalent to one week’s rent will be payable on application. M&P Estates Ltd will only accept payment to reserve a property if the full application and supporting documentation are presented.
The reservation fee will not be refundable if:
Having found the property of your choice you will be required to complete our reference forms and provide us with the following documentation:
We understand that people are employed in many different ways, but for referencing the following criteria applies:-
If you are employed by a company, either M & P Estates Ltd or Rent4Sure will contact your HR or Personnel Department. The following information will be required:
M&P Estates Ltd will write to the gas, electricity and water suppliers notifying them of meter readings at the commencement of the tenancy. We will also write to the local authority for council tax purposes. Please note that we strongly recommend that you also inform the suppliers to ensure that your details have been received and processed.
The Landlord is not responsible for insuring any of your personal belongings, therefore we strongly recommend that you obtain adequate contents insurance.
All damage deposits are held by the Deposit Protection Service and their details are set out below for your information:
Telephone number: 0330 303 0030
Client Money Protection
M&P Estates Ltd hold “Client Money Protection Insurance” Membership No CMP002409 CM Protect Limited Premiere House, 1st Floor, Elstree Way, Borehamwood WD6 1JH Tel: 0333 321 9414 email:firstname.lastname@example.org
M&P Estates Ltd are members of the Property Ombudsman Redress Scheme for both Sales and Lettings Membership No: D00673
55 Milford Street
Salisbury SP1 2BP
Tel: 01722 333306 Email:email@example.com Website:www.tpos.co.uk
The Ombudsman provides redress, where appropriate, to consumers whose complaints are considered on a case by case basis.