Private landlords, lettings agents and managing agents have certain rights and responsibilities.
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DASH Landlord Accreditation Scheme
Charnwood Borough Council is a member of the DASH landlord accreditation scheme.
- DASH promotes good housing so tenants of DASH accredited landlords can expect a responsible landlord with better housing standards, quick repairs and maintenance and fair tenancy agreements.
- Landlords benefit from a market advantage, resource materials and training, as well as inclusion on the DASH register of accredited landlords and reduced HMO licensing fees.
The Tenant Finder Service
If you own a property within the Borough of Charnwood and are considering letting the property, Tenant Finder will assist you through the whole of the letting process, from introducing you to a prospective tenant to signing the tenancy agreement.
Benefits of the service include:
- Free tenant finder service with free landlord advice (provided by The Bridge Housing Services)
- Free tenancy agreement & relevant notices
- First months rent paid in advance
- Ongoing landlord support for the duration of the tenancy
See below for the sample Bond Agreement for all terms and conditions of the service:
- Bond Agreement (PDF Document, 0.1 Mb)
Houses in Multiple Occupation
If you are the landlord of a House in Multiple Occupation (or HMO), please visit our separate Licensable HMO page for further details as to the mandatory license that large HMOs are required to have.
Last updated: Mon 5th June, 2017 @ 09:35