March 2021


As a prospective tenant, it’s likely you’ll be attending at least one or two viewings before moving in somewhere. Let’s face it, there’s only so much you can tell from property descriptions and online images. With this in mind, how should you approach viewings and what sort of questions do you need to ask? What local amenities are nearby?You may think the you’ve found the perfect property, but what about the local amenities that surround it?  If you have you drive miles to get to the kids school or local shops it’ll be of no use to you.  Ask whoever if showing you around about the local area and what to expect.How long is the initial tenancy agreement for?The majority of tenancies will be for 12 months.  However, it’s still worthwhile to ask how long the contract is going to be as some landlords may only be offering a short-term…