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Hello New Home Easy Guide To Renting 

Renting does not have to be a minefield, and with our Easy Guide to Renting, we have given you all of the information you need to rent your property, from step one to completion - he only hard part will be deciding which property to view first!

1. Budget 

Knowing your budget is the first step in deciding to rent - what are your income and expenditures, how much can you comfortably afford to pay in rent per month.

You will require a deposit which is one month's rent and 1 months rent due upon move in.

You can learn more here about renting and upfront costs here: LINK Guides.Here is a guide to working out how much you can afford :

https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en/articles/how-much-rent-can-you-afford

1. Budget 

Knowing your budget is the first step in deciding to rent - what are your income and expenditures, how much can you comfortably afford to pay in rent per month.

You will require a deposit which is one month's rent and 1 months rent due upon move in.

You can learn more here about renting and upfront costs here: LINK Guides.Here is a guide to working out how much you can afford :

https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en/articles/how-much-rent-can-you-afford

2. Property Search 

Now you know your budget, now you will have an idea of the property location, size and specifics that you require, you can start looking for an ideal match. You can do this here on our property portal, and you can register here for property alerts.

Once you have found the right property or properties to view, simply book in and we shall set a time and day to meet and show you around (We also do virtual viewings and social distant viewing)

2. Property Search 

Now you know your budget, now you will have an idea of the property location, size and specifics that you require, you can start looking for an ideal match. You can do this here on our property portal, and you can register here for property alerts.

Once you have found the right property or properties to view, simply book in and we shall set a time and day to meet and show you around (We also do virtual viewings and social distant viewing)

3. Decision Time 

Once you have found that perfect home, all you need to do is let us know, (this part needs to be done fairly quickly before someone else snaps it up)  and we can start the ball rolling. 

3. Decision Time 

Once you have found that perfect home, all you need to do is let us know, (this part needs to be done fairly quickly before someone else snaps it up)  and we can start the ball rolling. 

4. The Paperwork 

Now you have decided to go ahead, you will need to provide us with identification which we will give you the details of requirements, usually photo id, proof of address, etc, this can all be completed online.

4. The Paperwork 

Now you have decided to go ahead, you will need to provide us with identification which we will give you the details of requirements, usually photo id, proof of address, etc, this can all be completed online.

5. References & Credit Checks 

At this stage we ask that you pay a holding deposit to secure the property for you whilst we complete references and credit checks to confirm that you are who you say you are and that you are a suitable tenant for this property with no major problems moving forwards with the tenancy.

5. References & Credit Checks 

At this stage we ask that you pay a holding deposit to secure the property for you whilst we complete references and credit checks to confirm that you are who you say you are and that you are a suitable tenant for this property with no major problems moving forwards with the tenancy.

6. Paying Your Deposit 

Once the references and credit checks are completed, we ask that you pay one months rent as a deposit to secure your home.

Once the tenancy agreement is signed and the first months rent is paid, this will then be placed into a Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme, we use CPD and once completed you will receive a copy of your deposit certificate.

6. Paying Your Deposit 

Once the references and credit checks are completed, we ask that you pay one months rent as a deposit to secure your home.

Once the tenancy agreement is signed and the first months rent is paid, this will then be placed into a Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme, we use CPD and once completed you will receive a copy of your deposit certificate.

7. Sign Your Tenancy Agreement 

You will be emailed your tenancy agreement to view, read and sign online.

This is a document that sets out the terms of the tenancy to protect both yourself and the agent and the landlord.

7. Sign Your Tenancy Agreement 

You will be emailed your tenancy agreement to view, read and sign online.

This is a document that sets out the terms of the tenancy to protect both yourself and the agent and the landlord.

8. Move In 

Once you have paid your first months rent and a date is agreed, we will give you all the information of key collection, utilities etc,  all you have to do is move in and enjoy settling into your new home.

8. Move In 

Once you have paid your first months rent and a date is agreed, we will give you all the information of key collection, utilities etc,  all you have to do is move in and enjoy settling into your new home.

9. During Your Tenancy 

We are always on hand to answer any queries or questions that you may have whilst settling into your new property.

Throughout your tenancy we will require access with you to come and check that everything is in order and the property is being well looked after and that there is no damage to the interior, exterior or mould.

9. During Your Tenancy 

We are always on hand to answer any queries or questions that you may have whilst settling into your new property.

Throughout your tenancy we will require access with you to come and check that everything is in order and the property is being well looked after and that there is no damage to the interior, exterior or mould.

10. Yearly Renewal

Our shorthold tenancies are renewed every 12 months, if this is acceptable with yourself and the landlord, then we will arrange for the new tenancy agreement to be signed, and you will continue as before in your home.

10. Yearly Renewal

Our shorthold tenancies are renewed every 12 months, if this is acceptable with yourself and the landlord, then we will arrange for the new tenancy agreement to be signed, and you will continue as before in your home.

11. Moving Out 

If you are moving we will arrange for the move out and help ensure that everything in property meets the move out guidelines to make sure you receive your deposit back in full, such as making sure the property is cleaned thoroughly, that there is no damage, the rent is paid up to date etc.

Whether you are renting or buying your next property, Hello New Home agents will be only too happy to assist you finding that next home.

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Contact us below and a member of our team will call you back and help you with any enquiries you may have.

11. Moving Out 

If you are moving we will arrange for the move out and help ensure that everything in property meets the move out guidelines to make sure you receive your deposit back in full, such as making sure the property is cleaned thoroughly, that there is no damage, the rent is paid up to date etc.

Whether you are renting or buying your next property, Hello New Home agents will be only too happy to assist you finding that next home.

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