Houchell Homes provides a management service aimed at landlords who want to enjoy the income from their properties without the hassle of having to deal with all the problems that can arise. Working in tandem with Houchell Limited, we can provide a full property maintenance service including the compulsory annual gas safety check.
We let many properties in the Woodbridge area. If you are looking for somewhere to rent please contact us for details of what we have available.
Services to landlords
Our services to landlords include the following:
- Preparation of an inventory
- Active search for tenants (landlord responsible for any advertising costs)
- Prospective tenants thoroughly checked and references taken
- Lease agreements prepared with copies for the landlord
- Security deposit taken and held in a Tenant's Deposit Account
- Notification to public services and council of the pending tenancy
- Property inspections undertaken
- Full maintenance and repair service subject to landlord's instruction
- Advice on annual rent reviews
- Final inspections undertaken at the termination of tenancy including meter readings of the services
- Rent due to the landlord is paid by Bank Giro Credit together with a rental income statement
We will discuss your needs and offer advice on the amount of rent your property can achieve. Commission is taken at 10 per cent of rent -received. Please note that we are not VAT registered.
If you are seeking a property to rent in Woodbridge or the surrounding area, we will be happy to advise you of what we currently have available. We can also add you to our mailing list. References will be required.
A security deposit equal to one month's rent will be required in advance and held by the Deposit Protection Service. A £25.00 fee will also be required to cover the administration costs involved in setting this up.
The Building and Design Centre, Grundisburgh Road, Woodbridge, IP12 4HG
Tel: 01394 38 38 38 Fax: 01394 380010