If you currently own or intend to purchase residential property for rental in Cornwall, you should contact The Accommodation Bureau.
We understand that finding the right tenant for your property is not your only consideration. The ongoing level of service you receive from your letting agent is also fundamental. That’s why at The Accommodation Bureau, not only do we manage a wide portfolio of apartments and houses, we also strive to provide the highest quality of service with a straight talking, friendly and above all honest approach.
By choosing The Accommodation Bureau, you will benefit from:
- Free, without obligation, rental appraisal
- Choice of landlord service (as detailed below)
- Extensive advertising programme
- Comprehensive website, including automatic email updates to all prospective tenants
- Established Maintenance Team
- Designated Client Accounts and Professional Indemnity Insurance
Our experienced Directors and staff utilise an extensive knowledge to provide you with information and advice on all aspects of letting residential property, including the following:
Purchasing an Investment Property
We can provide guidance on rental suitability & likely rental values of potential property purchases.
Furnished v Unfurnished Lettings
Advice on the latest Furniture & Furnishings Regulations.
Housing Acts & Legislation
Selecting the right Tenancy Agreement, including Assured Shorthold and Company Agreements.
Safety Issues & Legislation
Advice on Gas & Electrical Safety, Smoke Detectors, etc.
Overseas Landlords & Tax
We can provide guidance on Income Tax and Overseas Residency.
Specialist policies covering buildings, contents, rent and legal expenses can be arranged via landlord insurance company LetSure.
Buy To Let
Mortgage advice and finance arranged via our qualified mortgage broker partners.
Our fees are based on the principle that we should only charge for our services when our clients are earning from our efforts. We do not earn a penny until a tenant is in residence and paying rent.
The following fees relate to an individual landlord bringing an individual property to us. Landlords with sizeable portfolios should enquire as to the options available to them as a Portfolio Landlord.
Full Management Service
|Full Management Service||12% of the rent received|
|Tenancy Set Up Fee||£195|
|- charged once a tenant has moved into the property and subsequently on each occasion the property is re-let. This charge is for tenancy agreement and inventory preparation & initial deposit protection.|
|'No Arrears Guarantee'||2.4% of the rent received|
Let Only Service
|72% of first month's rent|
|(minimum fee of £354)|
Inventory & Schedule of Condition
|Size of property||Unfurnished||Furnished|
|Studio / 1 bedroom||£75||£130|
|4 bedroom or more||£110||£165|
Client Money Protection provided by: safeagent Client Money Protection Scheme (click here to view certificate)
Independent Redress provided by The Property Ombudsman.