FAQs

Q. How much to I have to pay up front?

A. Normally you pay the equivalent of 2 months rent, the 1st months rent and 1 month deposit. Some Landlords may ask for more in a furnished property.


Q. When do I pay my rent?

A. Normally you pay rent each month, in advance, from the day you moved in.


Q. How do I pay the rent?

A. Our preferred option is for you to set up a standing order each month directly to the landlord.


Q. How long is the contract for?

A. A Standard contract is for 12 months. It is possible to vary the length in certain circumstances.


Q. Who arranges the contract?

A. The contract will be drawn up by SmartRentz Ltd. It will be signed by the Tennant and landlord and witnesses by Smartrentz Ltd.


Q. Who pays for the Electricity, Water and local tax?

A. You do. You will need to transfer the bills into your name after you move in.


Q. Do I have to clean the pool?

A. This will vary from each property. Some landlords like to employ someone to maintain their pool


Q. What other costs do I have to pay?

A. If you are on a complex with common areas, such as pools and gardens, you may have to pay for this.


Q. What if I want to leave before the 12 months is up

A. You need to give your landlord a minimum of 2 months notice if you wish to cancel the contact.


Q. Am I allowed pets?

A. If you already have a pet we can search for properties that allow pets. If you want to get a pet later on you will need to get the permission of your Landlord first.


Q. Can I make changes to the property?

A. You should ask your landlord before making any permanent change to the property