Below are the services that we can provide to Landlords. Click 'view more' on any of the services to get more information about them and to make purchases.
Advertise Your Property
Advertising your property for rent can be time consuming and costly. We aim to give you total control and there are no costly fees. In fact, placing an advert for your property on our site is free of charge.
If you wish to purchase more than one service but the costs are mounting up, we can offer you great discounts on multiple purchases. To make use of our promotional packages please click 'view more'.
Gas Safety Certificate (GSC)
Landlords have a number of obligations under The Gas Safety (Installation and use) Regulations 1998. You should use a Gas Safe registered engineer to carry out gas work safely and legally. Order a Gas Safety Certificate from one of our fully qualified Gas Safe Registered engineers
Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)
When letting your property, you must obtain a valid Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). EPCs were introduced to help improve the energy efficiency of buildings. Having an EPC can help a landlord save a substantial amount of money. Get an EPC now if you are a landlord or property owner.
You should always take precautions to ensure that your tenant is of good character and standing. We provide a tenant referencing tool via EndsleighLet, a service making use of Experian’s extensive database.
It is important to have a tenancy agreement in place to help protect your legal rights. Tenancy agreements can help prevent disputes and will contain terms to help protect both the landlord’s and the tenant’s positions. Our agreements are regularly reviewed to ensure that they meet current legislation.
Every landlord should have an inventory for each property, otherwise you may be unable to claim for deductions from the deposit at the end of the tenancy if there is damage to the property. All inventories should be prepared by an independent inventory clerk.
By law, landlords must ensure that the electrical system and any electrical appliances supplied with the let are safe to use. It is important to carry out regular checks. We can provide you with a number of electrical services.
Landlord Insurance is not legally required but is highly recommended. We recommend that you at least have your buildings insured, as a property can be a valuable investment for the owner. Rental Trader works in partnership with Endsleigh Insurance to offer all our landlords low cost exceptional Insurance.
Rent Guarantee Insurance
Protect your rental income with legal expenses and rent guarantee insurance. This insurance covers rent arrears and provides cover for legal costs and proceedings when a tenant fails to perform their obligations under the tenancy agreement. Rental Trader works in partnership with Endsleigh Insurance to offer all our landlords low cost Insurance.
To Let Window Display
To-Let Signs can increase your viewings and capture the attention of prospective tenants. Many of your enquiries may be generated from potential tenants who already live in the area. We can provide you with impressive window banners to display on your property.
Floorplans show the relationships between rooms, space and features on one level of a structure. They can also include details of fixtures. They give perspective and can enhance your property details. Order a floorplan to add to your property details or add a floorplan to your energy performance certificate.
There are several different Legal Notices which may need to be served upon your tenants during the tenancy. Should you need to serve notice upon your tenant, it is imperative that you serve the correct documentation. We work in partnership with a professional company that can complete such notices on your behalf at very competitive prices.
As part of the Housing Act 2004 the Government, introduced tenancy deposit protection for all assured short hold tenancies (ASTs) in England and Wales where a deposit is taken. The legislation ensures that tenants who have paid a deposit to a landlord or letting agent, and are entitled to receive all or part of it back at the end of the tenancy, actually do so.
Brokers provide a whole of market service covering advice on mortgages and insurance requirements. Additionally they can provide help and advice on a number of different insurance requirements too. They are independent and not tied to one lender or insurer, so you will have a wider choice of providers.
We are in touch with a number of professional contractors who can carry out your work both quickly and efficiently. We will arrange for one or more of our professional, reliable and trustworthy tradesmen to contact you to give you a competitive quote.