Information for Tenants: Properties in England

Relevant letting fees and tenant protection information

In addition to paying rent for the property, you may also be required to make the following permitted payments:

 

Before the tenancy starts: 

  • Holding Deposit: 1 week’s rent; and/or
  • Deposit: 5 weeks rent (or in the case of rental income of more than £50,000 per annum 6 weeks rent).

 

During the tenancy:

  • Payments to other third parties: such as Council Tax, utilities or payments for communications services;
  • Default Charges: such as payments for the replacement of lost keys or interest on overdue rent; and   
  • Tenancy Transaction Charges: such as requests to vary or assign the tenancy.

 

Tenant Protection

WALTON PROPERTY SERVICES LIMITED is a member of SAFEAGENT which is a client money protection scheme, and also a member of the PROPERTY REDRESS SCHEME which is a redress scheme.