A ‘To Let’ board is a simple and very effective
means of increasing local interest in your property. Equipped with our
company details and even a QR Code that will take potential tenants
straight to your property details, arranging a viewing couldn’t be
easier. Once instructed we will have one of our eye-catching boards
erected within 48 hours. Our team will manage the board until your
tenant moves in and then it will be removed.
Professional property photography is about capturing
the space, light and ambiance of the room to best effect. Photography
that helps to enhance the features and appeal of a property is priceless.
Using the latest digital photographic equipment a member of our team will
produce crisp, clear high quality images to make your property stand
out from the competition. Whilst at your property, they can take
details and produce a floor plan for an extra £50, saving you £29
if you brought them separately.
In a competitive market, you need every advantage
to market your property more effectively. Our cost effective, professional
quality floor plans can help to make your property stand out from the
competition. Our floor plans easily communicate the layout and flow
of your property as well as displaying photographs from within,
allowing viewers to get a real ‘picture’ of the property, room by room.
According to Rightmove, professional floor plans increase tenant
enquiries by an average of 52%. Whilst a member of our team is at
your property, they can take professional Photographs for an extra
£50, saving you £29 if you brought them separately.
Saving you £29 if you brought each service separately,
our Photograph and Floor Plan package is a great deal. Using the latest
digital photographic equipment a member of our team will produce crisp,
clear high quality images to make your property stand out from the
competition. These images will also be included in one of our
professional quality floor plans, allowing viewers to get a real
‘picture’ of the property, room by room.
Once you have chosen someone suitable, let us
know the lead tenant’s name, contact details and the number of tenants
moving in and we’ll take it from there. Producing a comprehensive
tenant referencing check to include; Credit Check, Affordability Check,
Previous Landlord Reference and Written Employer Reference. This
essential service is available to landlords who have used Droplets to
let their property or to landlords who have found tenants themselves.
Free to landlords, as all the costs are covered by the tenancy applicant
and the final reports are usually generated within 48 hours.
Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) are now a
legal requirement for any rental property. Covering all areas of
energy usage, as well as carbon dioxide emissions, the certificate
is basically a report to tell prospective tenants how energy efficient
your property is. Energy Performance Certificates are valid for ten
years, unless significant works are done to the property. Once
instructed, one of our fully qualified and registered energy assessors
will be in contact to arrange a suitable time to inspect your property.
The certificate will then be sent to you within 48 hours.
If you have any working gas appliances in the
property, it is a legal requirement for you to provide your tenants
with a Gas Safety Certificate. These certificates need to be renewed
each year with an annual inspection. Once instructed, one of our
fully qualified and Gas Safe registered engineers will be in contact
to arrange a suitable time to visit your property. If your property
contains more than one gas appliance there is a £10 extra charge per
appliance. If all is well the certificate will then be sent to you
within 48 hours. If some items are deemed as unsafe our engineer will
be in contact to let you know the details.
As part of the Housing Act 2004 the Government
introduced tenancy deposit protection for all assured shorthold
tenancies (ASTs) in England and Wales where a deposit is taken.
From April 6th 2007, all deposits paid under an AST should be
protected within 14 calendar days of receipt by the landlord. The
legislation aims to ensure that tenants who have paid a deposit to a
landlord or letting agent and are entitled to receive all or part of
it back at the end of that tenancy, actually get it. Droplets will
do all the admin work and secure your deposit through a deposit