Renting a home guides

From understanding your contract to sorting out your bills, here's everything you'll need to know if you're renting.

    7 top tips for securing a rented home

    How do you bag a rental in one of the busiest markets in years? Estate agent James Evans from Douglas & Gordon reveals his top tips for making that home yours.

    Know your rights as a renter

    From deposit protection and safety standards, to the amount of notice your landlord must give you to evict you, it can really help to know your tenancy rights.

    Q&A: Right to Rent

    Landlords are currently responsible for vetting their tenant's legal right to rent in the UK under a Government scheme. Here's how it works.

    A renter’s guide: advice for tenants

    You've found a property to rent. So what happens next? From references for moving in to final inventory checks when moving out, we've got all the info you need.

    Rental property viewing checklist

    When you're viewing a property to rent, it pays to be organised. Our rental viewing checklist will provide you with questions to ask and things to look out for.

    9 things renters can expect in 2021

    From improved safety standards to a new debt relief scheme and better protection for your money, here’s what you need to know if you’re renting this year.