Tenants

Potential Tenant Application Criteria

Type of Tenant Criteria Poss Solution for failing Criteria
Employed Subject to ID, Affordability and credit checks. Guarantor who meets criteria.
Employed ( Temp ) Subject to ID, Affordability and credit checks and term of contract. Guarantor who meets criteria.
Self-Employed Last 2 years sa302’s ID, Affordability, credit checks and term of contract. Guarantor who meets criteria.
Housing Benefit ( Working ) Subject to ID, Affordability and credit checks and guarantor. None.
Housing Benefit Subject to ID, Affordability and credit checks and guarantor. None.

Documents Required

Document Details Reason Required
I.D. Passport, Driving Licence or Electoral Card. To confirm your identity and for our safety reasons.
Bank Statements Last 3 months minimum. To confirm your address, show your income and assess your affordability.
Wage Slips Last 3 months / last 12 weeks. To prove your income.
References 1 Professional & 1 Other (must be known to person carrying for minimum 12 months. Self explanatory.
Credit file Credit expert full file (free to subscribe) not just score. To confirm previous financial conduct.

Smoking is not allowed in any of our properties, pets are allowed at Landlords discretion and individually assessed.

Documents

Application Form for your proposed tenancy
Download ‘New Tenant Application Form’

As a responsible property agent we have obligations to not only our landlords but also you as a tenant to analyse your ability to pay for your intended rental. The calculation is based on your gross annual salary as an individual or jointly if the tenancy is so. The calculation is 2.5 X’s a tenant’s salary (3 X for guarantors) x 12. Our table below gives you the affordable amount we can allow according to your or your guarantors gross annual salary.
Download ‘Tenants Income Affordability Check’