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 [Belvoir Newcastle Central ‘the Agent’)
Holding Deposit: 1 week’s rent
Deposit: Up to 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% over the Bank of England Base Rate calculated from the date the payment was due up until the date payment is received.
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/fobs, £15.00 (Inc VAT) per hour, security devices and parking permits charged at the replacement cost plus for the time taken to administer the replacement. Changes to the tenancy agreement may be charged up to the permitted limits, fees also apply to early termination if the landlord agrees to this.
Changes to tenancy agreement up to £50.00 (inc VAT)
Belvoir Newcastle Central 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. You can find out more details on our website or by contacting us directly.
Please feel free to give us a call on 0191 265 6759 if you have any questions regarding our Tenant Fees.