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Intercounty Landlord services and charges

Find the right letting service for you

Because every landlord has a different reason for letting a property, every landlord has different needs and that’s why we provide a range of flexible landlord’s services.

Whichever lettings service you choose from Intercounty we'll give you a crystal clear landlord agreement at the beginning so you know exactly what's included.

The options we can offer and our charges are listed below.

Elite
-
18%
incl
VAT
Preferred
-
15%
incl
VAT
Essential
-
12%
incl
VAT
What's included in Elite - 18% incl VAT:
What's included in Preferred - 15% incl VAT:
What's included in Essential - 12% incl VAT:
Elite - 18% incl VAT
Preferred - 15% incl VAT
Essential - 12% incl VAT
Provide free valuation and suggest areas of improvement to maximize income
Arrange Energy Performance Certificate
Prepare full colour property details with floorplans, internal and external images
Upload your property to our website and major property websites including Rightmove and Zoopla
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Email and SMS text alerts to our registered potential tenants
Arranging and accompanying viewings
Full tenant referencing including detailed credit, employment and previous landlord reference checks
Advise on issues of compliance
Preparation of the Tenancy Agreement
Arrange for Inventory and end of tenancy check out
Collect 5 weeks security deposit and if held by us will register with a Government approved Deposit Protection Scheme and continue to protect the deposit according to legislation
Collect first month (cleared funds) rent in advance
Provide tenant with Banker’s Standing Order for rental payments
Provide 4 free weeks of pre agreed full management holiday cover per year (52 weeks for Full Management)
Educating, advising and implementing new legislative changes
Arrange annual gas safety check
Collect rent on a monthly basis, held in a protected Client Account
Chase late rents using our dedicated arrears and collection team implementing a strict process including early alerts to the landlord
Payments by BACS once cleared funds are received from tenant avoiding delays
Provide detailed HMRC compliant monthly statements
Negotiate renewal at end of fixed term
Advise on annual rent increases
Initial Right to Rent checks carried out
Notifying local authority for council tax responsibility
Visiting the property on the day the tenancy commences to test smoke and carbon monoxide alarms
On going Right to Rent checks carried out where necessary
We will keep you informed of any new legislation relevant to renting your property
Provide tenants with basic household / housekeeping advice and education
Arrange annual gas safety check
Designated property manager provided
Manage all issues of repair, maintenance and remedial work
Arrange and manage all emergency work
Regular property visits reporting back to the Landlord including detailed photo reports
Arrange an end of tenancy inspection and negotiate any dilapidation issues which arise
Represent landlords where dispute is raised with the Government backed deposit protection scheme
Serve notice to regain property, liaise with legal teams and where necessary provide court representation
Designated Senior Property Manager
Inventory included
Preparation annual HMRC Statement
Premium Listing on Rightmove
Professional Photography
3D Floorplan
Quarterly property inspections
Early notification of investment opportunities

Other landlord charges

ActivityCharge (inclusive of VAT)
Set up Charge£330 
Inventory ChargesFrom £108
Deposit Administration£72 
Additional Property Visits£60
Serving of Section 21£54
Serving of Section 13£36
Serving of Section 3£36
Serving of Section 48£36
Submission of non-resident landlords receipts to HMRC£60
Obtaining more than two contractor quotes£24

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