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What is a UK guarantor?

A UK guarantor is someone who agrees to be responsible for the terms and conditions your shorthold tenancy agreement, therefore, a UK rent guarantor is someone who has agreed to cover your rent if you cannot pay it. The rent guarantor also agrees to cover damages to the property.

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I need to find a place to rent. What do I do first?

Before you start searching for your new home it’s a good idea to write down a budget. What are your current outgoings and what money do you have left each month to spend on rent? Take into account that, when you first move in, you will need to front a deposit as well as the…

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I’ve found a place I want to rent. Now what?

If you haven’t already, make sure you go and view the property. If it’s a house-share, meet all the people you’ll be moving in with. The letting agent will ask you to sign a Tenancy Fee Declaration form which lists the services they will provide and the fees expected from you. The agent will then…

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Why do I need to be referenced?

The landlord needs to be sure that their tenant won’t have any problems paying the rent on a monthly basis and that the tenant will take good care of their property.

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