- FURNISHED APARTMENT CLOSE TO CITY CENTRE
- MODERN INTEGRATED KITCHEN
- ALLOCATED PARKING
- 2 BEDROOMS
- LIFT AND INTERCOM ENTRY
- MODERN COMPLEX
- AVAILABLE LATE AUGUST
iLove homes are offering for rent this modern 2 bed furnished 1st floor apartment with allocated parking included in the rent! The property benefits from having open plan living with modern fitted kitchen, 2 double bedrooms, one with master en-suite shower room, additional bathroom with shower over bath, and is available immediately. Call our Office on 01922 669996 to book your viewing now!
A superb furnished 2 bedroom 2 bathroom modern apartment situated within easy reach of Birmingham City Centre, benefiting from having an allocated parking space. The property is approached via communal entrance and lift/stairs leading up to the First floor. Internally the property offers open plan modern living with an open plan lounge/ kitchen diner. The kitchen area comprises of modern high gloss fitted kitchen complete with all appliances, lounge area comprises of seating area with sofas and television, not to mention benefiting from having a walk out balcony perfect for watching the world go by. The property further benefits from having master furnished bedroom with en-suite shower room, further second good size furnished double bedroom, and additional bathroom with shower over bath.
To arrange your viewing of the property, please contact our office on 01922 669996.
Holding deposits will be limited to a maximum of 1 week's rent and subject to statutory legislation on the repayment of this should the tenancy not go ahead. Briefly, this is proposed to be:
1. The landlord has 15 days to make a decision once a holding deposit is taken.
2. If the tenancy does not go ahead then the money must be repaid in full within 7 days of the deadline being reached or the landlord backing out.
3. Repayment does not need to be in full if the tenant backs out of the tenancy agreement themselves, fails right to rent checks, has provided false or misleading information, or where the landlord tries their best to get the information needed but the tenant fails to provide it within the 15 days.
4. If the tenancy does go ahead, the holding deposit must be returned within 7 days of agreement, unless it is converted into part payment of the actual deposit or used towards the initial rent payment.
Deposits will be limited to 5 weeks rent as a maximum amount for tenancies where the annual rent is below £50,000.Landlords should bear in mind that deposits are considered to be taken at the start of every new tenancy. As such, if they renew the tenancy on or after June 1st 2019 then they should make sure that their deposit is not more than 5 weeks rent (6 where the annual rent is £50,000 or more). If it is, then any amount above the limit should be returned.
Breaches of the tenancy agreement (damages)
Where the tenant has breached their tenancy agreement and caused damage as a result, then landlords may still seek compensation via deductions from the deposit or court action. They should also be able to leave clauses in their contract stating that the landlord may seek their costs for damages.
Breaches of the tenancy agreement (default payments)
Landlords are allowed to charge for two types of default payments - loss of keys and late payment of rent. Both are subject to restrictions.
For the loss of keys, landlords are allowed to charge the reasonable cost that they can evidence in writing. Anything landlords cannot evidence in writing with receipts will likely be considered a prohibited payment.
For late payment of rent, landlords and agents may only charge 3% above the Bank of England base rate in interest on the late payment of rent from the date the payment is missed. At the time of writing this would be 3.75% interest. They may not charge for sending reminder letters.
How to calculate interest on the rent
The calculation is (rent amount in arrears) x 0.0375 / 365 x (the amount of days since the arrears began).
Changes to the tenancy
While most costs related to assignment or surrender of a tenancy are prohibited, landlords and agents are still allowed to charge certain small sums to tenants if the tenant requests a change in tenant or an early surrender.
Where the tenants have requested a change in the tenancy (such as swapping tenants), the landlord may charge a fee of £50 for the change or the costs incurred. Landlords and agents will be able to charge the equivalent of the rent lost due to the unforeseen void period. As the void period may not be clear at the point of charging many landlords and agents will likely start to regularly refuse tenants looking to surrender early as a result.