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The many services of a lettings agent

May 26, 2020 4:30 pm

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There are a lot of considerations for the prospective, and existing, landlord before they embark on renting a property out. The first thing to consider is whether or not they want to use the services of a lettings agent. A Letting Agency Gloucester way will deal with any issue that the tenant has and will manage the tenancy for it’s duration.

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Part of this role includes taking an inventory of the property before any tenancy starts and after one ends.

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A thorough inspection of the property that is going to be rented is undertaken and they will document all of the property’s white goods, if included, soft furnishings, if included and the general decor of the place before the tenants move in. This report is also presented to the prospective tenant. In this way both the tenant and the landlord understand what the situation is at the start and what the property should look like at the end. This is subject to wear and tear plus if the landlord has agreed to any decor changes. These checks can help to further protect the tenants deposit and can mean that any disputes are quickly and easily dealt with.

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