As a tenant of a private rental property it’s important to be aware of both your rights and responsibilities.
Knowledge of key areas in relation to renting will help you to ensure you get the most from your tenancy and you’re equipped for dealing with any challenges that may arise.
Below you can find a number of useful advice, support and information pages that cover what you need to know as a tenant in a private rented property.
This includes a downloadable home viewing checklist along with guidance on topics such as deposits, tenancy types and wear and tear.
What documents do you need to rent a house or flat?There are quite a few documents you’ll need ready for the landlord or estate agent when you move home, we take at them.3 min read
What is a 'reasonable' repair request?3 min read
What to look out for in a tenancy agreementUnderstanding the clauses in your tenancy agreement is essential so that you know what your landlord expects of you during your tenancy. HomeLet gives a rundown of what to look for.3 min read