Letting Fees & Charges for Applicants/Tenants

In addition to the rent, there are other costs that tenants must budget for before entering into a new tenancy agreement with Michael C L Hodgson. Depending on your circumstances and the property you select, the following fees may be payable before a tenancy starts:

Referencing fee £18* per applicant
Guarantor arrangement £18* guarantor
Tenancy Agreement £180* per applicant
Deposit Normally 1½ x monthly rent**

*  The above fees are inclusive of VAT
** Deposits are held with the Deposit Protection Service

Throughout the tenancy there are other costs that must be covered in addition to the rent. These might include:

  • Utilities (gas, electricity, and water)
  • Council Tax
  • Television licence
  • Installation of cable/satellite
  • Telephone
  • Insurance (for your personal contents)
  • Garden maintenance