let-a-property.co.ukHow to let a property
Conduct an inventory - visit Happy Landlords.co.uk. Tenant usually pays a month in advance plus a months rent as a security deposit. Tenant completes and signs tenancy agreement (usually 6 or 12 month contract), keep a copy. Set up a standing order for rent (advisable). Take out landlords insurance (optional), visit Happy Landlords.co.uk. Write to utility companies (your property gas, electricity and water supplier) where possible, obtain meter reading and inform them of the new tenancy.