Landlord Services and Fees

Landlord Services - Swansea, Mumbles and Gower

Whatever your situation or requirements, as a landlord, at Belvoir Swansea, our aim is to provide you with a complete service offering solutions for all your property investment and management needs. We combine this with our award-winning customer service led by our dedicated team of property professionals. Unlike many of our competitors, we do not earn Contractor Commission from Maintenance Works undertaken at your property.

Service Options and what’s includedTenant Find / Let OnlyFully Managed
A free comprehensive property appraisal
Marketing & advertising of the property (via Rightmove, Zoopla, Onthemarket, The Belvoir Website & tenant databases & where applicable social media)
24-hour online bookings & live chat, accompanied viewings & weekly viewing feedback
Comprehensive tenant referencing and credit checks
All aspects of legal conveyancing in association with setting up the tenancy
Assistance and guidance to ensure that the property meets the legal requirements for rental
Management of the Move In process (to include providing tenants with keys, property information, meter readings, deposit scheme information and copies of safety certificates)
Arranging a comprehensive, independent photographic inventory (the cost of the report is not included & will vary dependent on property size)
Collection of the first months’ rent & tenants deposit
Payment of funds to your designated account
Contacting utilities (gas, electric, water) to inform them of the new tenancy & meter readings
Providing you with all relevant tenancy paperwork (including signed tenancy agreements, account statements, invoices, safety certificates etc)
Rent Smart Wales licensing (you are still required to register yourself, for more information click here
Access to our bespoke Rent Guarantee Service, for more information please contact us
Full management of the tenants’ deposit (including logging funds with the Deposit Protection Scheme, negotiating with the tenant all deductions at the end of the tenancy, providing the DPS statement
Providing, upon request, you or your accountant with full income & expense reports for your end of year tax return
Providing your tenants with a 24/7 property maintenance service. This is tailored to your own specific instruction and designed to ensure that repairs are dealt with promptly and in the most cost effective way. We do not earn any commissions from any maintenance works conducted at our Landlords properties.
Carrying out Property visits every 12-16 weeks and supplying you with a report, arranging required maintenance and managing tenancy issues
Managing all tenant queries during tenancy
Rent Reviews, upon request, at 12 months and communicating any rent changes to your tenants
Coordinating Tenancy Renewals
Administration of ongoing legal and safety checks
Receipt & Management of tenants notice to vacate
Management of the full check-out process and key return (Please see scale of charges)
Arranging for a Full Property Inspection at tenancy end (cost of the report not included – please refer to the scale of charges) and payable to a third party Inventory company.
Utility Meters read at Check Out & managing utility check out process

Fees and Charges

Tenant Find Only/Let Only

£360 incl VAT (£300+VAT) OR 60%incl VAT (50%+VAT) of the first months’ rent (whichever is greater)*

Fully Managed Service

£360 incl VAT (£300+VAT) OR 60%incl VAT (50%+VAT) of the first months’ rent (whichever is greater)*

14.4% incl VAT (12% plus VAT) of the monthly rent.

(For example, if the monthly rental was £700.00, you will pay a fee of £100.80 including VAT per month. If the agreed rental is higher or lower than the example price, your commission fee will be correspondingly higher or lower)

Please note there is a minimum fee for monthly management of £66.00 including VAT (£55.00 plus VAT)

Additional Charges (across both services)
Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)£75.00 no VAT
Tenancy Renewal (Non Managed)£126.00 incl VAT (£105.00 plus VAT)
Tenancy Renewal (Managed)£90 incl VAT (£75 plus VAT)
Preparation of an Alternative Dispute Resolution£80 plus VAT (£96 incl VAT)
Preparation of a Statutory Declaration (DPS)£48 incl VAT (£40 plus VAT)
Hourly rate for the management of the instruction of a Solicitor to issue a Section 8 (accelerated eviction proceedings) and any further work as a result£54 incl VAT (£45 plus VAT)
Hourly rate for miscellaneous additional services£90 incl VAT (£75 plus VAT)
Handling an Insurance Claim behalf of the landlord15%incl VAT of the value of the claim (min £100.00)
Obtaining pre-payment keys or cards for electricity or gas, or clearing debts from previous keys or cards (when we first take over a property).£45 incl VAT (£37.50 plus VAT) per card or key
Arranging keys to be cut for the property£45 incl VAT (£37.50 plus VAT), plus the cost of the keys
Landlord withdraws from a tenancy he has previously accepted and tenants funds have been paid£360 incl VAT (£300 plus VAT)All reasonable costs incurred to be repaid to the tenant
Re Let Fee (Full Managed Only)£360 incl VAT (£300 plus VAT) OR 60% of one month’s rent incl VAT (50% plus VAT), whichever is greater
Mid tenancy Management Take OverStandard hourly rate (maximum of two hours work)

Other services offered to landlords

  • Free Buy to Let Consultation Meetings & Advice
  • Access to comprehensive, landlord & buy to let specific buildings and contents insurances

Industry Awards:

  • ‘Silver- Franchise of the Year’- The National Belvoir Awards 2021
  • Innovation Award- at The National Belvoir Awards 2020
  • Winners of the Silver Awards for ‘Best Agent in Wales’– The Negotiator Awards 2019
  • Winners of the Gold Award for ‘Best Letting Agent in Swansea’– The British Property Awards 2019
  • Winners of the Silver Award for ‘Best Agent in Wales’– The Negotiator Awards 2018
  • Winners of the Bronze Award for ‘Best Estate Agent in Wales’- The British Property Awards 2018
  • Winners of the Gold Award for ‘Best Letting Agent in Swansea‘- The British Property Awards 2018
  • Winners of the Gold Award for ‘Best Estate Agent in Swansea’– The British Property Awards 2018
  • Winners of the ‘Silver Customer Service Award’– National Belvoir Awards 2018
  • Winners of the Silver Award for ‘Franchise of the Year’– National Belvoir Awards 2018
  • Winners of the Bronze Award for ‘Best Agent in Wales’ at The Negotiators 2016 & 2017
  • Winners of the ‘GOLD Customer Service Award’ at the National Belvoir Awards 2016
  • Winners of the ‘Best in Region Award’ at the National Belvoir Awards 2016
  • Winners of the Silver Award for ‘Best Agent in Wales voted by tenants’ at the ESTAS 2015
  • Winners of the Sunday Times Lettings Franchise of the Year Gold Award 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Winners of the Silver Award ‘Best Agent in Wales’ at The Negotiators 2015
  • Winners of the Bronze Award ‘Best Agent in Wales’ at The Negotiators 2014

CMP Certificate

Swansea SafeAgent Certificate
Mumbles SafeAgent Certificate
Sketty SafeAgent Certificate

Arrange a free market appraisal

If you’re a landlord, looking to let or you’re just interested in how much your property might be worth, the best way to get an accurate and detailed understanding is through a free one-to-one appraisal with one of our experienced local agents. Request an appraisal with us using the form below.

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