Housing advice factsheets
Are you starting to look for privately rented accommodation? Or do you have a question about living in privately rented accommodation? We've got factsheets that should help you with most of your questions.
Finding privately rented accommodation
How to avoid housing fraud/scams and information to rent safely.
Information about the options available when looking for accommodation.
Choosing the right accommodation
A checklist for viewings.
Finding short-term accommodation
Important things to consider.
Right to rent
Information to know when renting accommodation from a private landlord.
Assured shorthold tenancy
Making sense of your Assured shorthold tenancy agreement.
Information for finding accommodation as an Erasmus student.
Couples and Families
How to find privately rented accommodation as a couple or family.
Living in privately rented accommodation
Tips and information on what to think about when moving into a property.
Getting your belongings insured is a very important priority.
What council tax is and why it is important.
Information about what a deposit is and why it needs protecting.
Information and advice about your landlords and your responsibilities.
Precautions you can take to reduce the likelihood of burglary.
Leaving a tenancy early
How to leave your tenancy early and things to consider.
Tips and information on moving out of your property well.
How to record what the property is like when you move in.