Rent in Bournemouth

Tenants Information

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All our properties are thoroughly cleaned and tidy ready prior to commencement of a tenancy.

Property Maintenance

We ensure peace of mind throughout your tenancy by addressing all maintenance & emergency issues swiftly and efficiently, giving you peace of mind & leaving you to enjoy the property.

Tenancy Application/ References

All prospective tenants must complete our application form prior to commencement of tenancy to allow suitable references to be undertaken on behalf of our client the Landlord. These references may include the following:

  • Employer's/ accountants
  • Bank
  • Credit card
  • Previous landlord (If applicable)
  • Previous Mortgagee (If applicable)

Security Deposit

The security deposit is held against any damages or expenses arising during your tenancy and will not be released until after you vacate the property, all rent has been paid up to date and we have written confirmation of any costs for damages from both parties. No interest is payable to either party.

Tenancy Deposit Protection

All deposits paid to Abbey Estates for Assured Shorthold Tenancy are protected under the government authorised tenancy deposit scheme. This ensures that you as tenants get all or part of your deposit back when you are entitled to it and any disputes will be easier to resolve. Within 14 days of paying your deposit your landlord or agent is required to give you details about how your deposit is protected, Contact details of the tenancy deposit scheme and what to do if there is a dispute at the end of the tenancy.

Rental Payments

All rent is payable in advance by standing order. Should you experience any financial problems during the course of the tenancy it is essential that you contact Abbey Estates immediately or your Landlord.

Tenant's Obligations

Tenants need to be aware that they hold responsibility for the property during the period of the tenancy. Any problems with the property need to be reported to Abbey Estates or the landlord immediately. Tenants are also responsible for the security of the property at all times.

The Agent's Obligations

The obligations of Abbey Estates will vary depending on which of the following services we provide for the Landlord:

  • Property Letting Only
  • Property Letting and Management
  • Property Letting and Rent Collection

We will advise you on which of the above applies to your tenancy prior to commencement.