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The Letting Process

The Process of Renting with Andrew Louis

We do not see why renting should be complicated. When you find a home through us we will make things as easy as we can, starting with a quick guide to the process as shown below.

1. Know your Budget

1. Know your Budget
Before you begin your property search, you must work out how much rent you can afford. Take into account the bills you must also pay including council tax, utilities, telecoms and insurance.
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2. Register your Interest

2. Register your Interest
The next step to finding the right property is to register with Andrew Louis . You can find your local office on the Contact us page of our website and speak to one of our friendly and professional staff or simply register with us online.
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3. Finding the Right Property

3. Finding the Right Property
Once we have a clear understanding of your requirements you will receive a selection of properties that match your criteria. We can also keep you constantly up-to-date via email and SMS alerts when the latest properties become available.
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4. Viewing the Property

4. Viewing the Property
Choose properties to view that fall within your requirements and those that are available to occupy at the right time. If there are more than one of you looking for a tenancy try and view together to save time.
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5. Making an Offer

5. Making an Offer
When you have chosen a suitable property you will be required to state any special conditions of the offer so we can communicate this with the landlord. Properties are accepted on an ‘as seen’ basis unless otherwise agreed in writing.
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6. Offer Agreed

6. Offer Agreed
Once your offer is accepted you will be required to pay a reservation fee in order to secure the property. At this stage the property is temporarily unavailable for viewings, during the period of referencing collection and verification.
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7. Tenancy Agreement

7. Tenancy Agreement
Once your application has been approved you will be required to attend our office, this is to sign all relevant documentation including your tenancy agreement and to hand over your keys.
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8. Rent and Deposit

8. Rent and Deposit
One month advance rental payment is required prior to the commencement of the tenancy. You will also be required to pay a deposit equivalent of one month’s rent plus £100 (or more if requested by Landlord). Your deposit will be registered with TDS.
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9. Move in

9. Move in
Upon completion, you will be given a set of keys and if your property is managed we will provide you with your dedicated Property Manager's contact details. Congratulations, you can now move into your new home!
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