Tenant Check & Referencing Fees:
Essex Country & Village Homes charge the following non-refundable fees to cover the cost of taking up references and credit checks. Once the fees and your application has been accepted in principle, the property that you have applied for will be removed from the market, while these checks are completed.
- For each applicant/tenant: £65.00 Incl. (non-refundable)
- Guarantor (if required): £45.00 Incl. (non-refundable)
Tenancy & Legal Fees:
In addition these fees are also payable up-front, however they will be refunded if your application is unsuccessful due to failing the referencing or the landlord refusing to proceed. Tenants’ share of cost for the preparation & completion of all legal paperwork, including tenancy agreements; a professional APIP Inventory & Schedule of Condition (ISC); deposit protection; Check In & Check Out:-
- Tenancy & Legal Fees as above: £145.00 Incl.
- Pet Policy Agreement (if pet(s) permitted): £45.00 Incl.
****THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL FEES FOR THE RENEWAL OF A TENANCY****
NB: POTENTIAL ADDITIONAL penalty fees as per the terms of any tenancy agreement are as follows:
1. Each letter sent concerning breaches of tenancy: £30.00 Incl.
2. Due bank payments returned; represented or refused: £30.00 Incl.
3. Additional inspection visit to property due to tenant’s fault: £30.00 Incl.
4. Additional Contractors site visit due to tenant’s fault: £35.00 Incl.