Bridgend Tenant Fees

18 Coychurch Road
Pencoed
Bridgend, Cardiff
CF35 5NG

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Rent

Payable monthly in advance (unless agreed otherwise).

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Default fee for late payment of rent

The prescribed limit in the case of a failure by a contract-holder to make a payment of rent to a landlord by the due date is to be determined as follows:
a/ In the case of a failure to make a payment of rent before the end of the period of seven days beginning with the due date, the prescribed limit is zero.
b/ In the case of a failure to make a payment of rent after the end of the period of seven days beginning with the due date, the prescribed limit is the aggregate of the amounts found by applying, in relation to each day after the due date for which the rent remains unpaid, an annual percentage rate of three percent above the Bank of England base rate to the amount of rent remains unpaid at the end of that day.

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Deposit

Payable before the start of the Tenancy and held under a Government approved scheme for the duration of the agreement. It will be repaid in full provided all obligations have been fulfilled.

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Holding Deposit

Equivalent to one week’s rent calculated by 1 month rent divided by 4.35 (as statutorily prescribed). This will be withheld if any relevant person (including any guarantor(s)) withdraws from the Tenancy, provides materially significant false or misleading information, or fails to sign their Tenancy ~(and/or guarantor agreement) within the Deadline for Agreement where one has been mutually agreed in writing, or 15 calendar days if there is no Deadline for Agreement.

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Default Payments

If the Tenant breaches any of the requirements of the agreement, the Tenant may be liable to pay the Landlord for any losses incurred as a result of: a failure by the Tenant to make a payment by the due date to the Landlord or, a breach by the Tenant of a term of the contract, both subject to any statutorily prescribed limit.
The losses the Landlord may claim may include, damages, costs, charges, and expenses incurred as a result of the breach, that the Landlord was unable to mitigate, to put the Landlord back in the same position as if the Tenant had not breached the agreement.

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Council Tax

Payable to the billing authority, if the Tenant is liable.

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Utilities

Including water, sewerage, gas (or other heating fuel) and electricity including any Green Deal costs) payable in respect of the Property, and if required in the Tenancy. This may be payable to the Landlord or to the utility provider.

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Television Licence

Payable if the Tenant is contractually required to make a payment to the British Broadcasting Corporation.

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Communication Services

Payable to a provider of: internet, cable or satellite television, telephone services, other than mobile, if the payment is contractually required.

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N/A


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Loss of keys or other security device

The actual costs, as evidenced by invoice or receipt, related to a breach of contract leading to the requirement for a lock to be added or replaced or a key or other security device giving access to the Property to be replaced.

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Missed Appointments

Losses, as evidenced by invoice or receipt, suffered by the Landlord if the Tenant fails to attend appointments agreed by the Tenant and arranged by the Letting Agent or Landlord for contractors or others to attend or to carry out work at the Property.

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Damage to the Property

The Tenant will be liable for any losses, as evidenced by invoice or receipt, from damage to the Property caused by the activity, or failure to act, by the Tenant or their guests.

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Replacement Statement

Where the contract-holder requests a replacement written statement the legislation allows for this to be charged for. A charge cannot be made for the original statement, only where a duplicate is requested.

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Emergency/out of hours call-out fees

Any losses or additional losses suffered by the Landlord, as evidenced by invoice or receipt, as a result of the Tenant arranging an emergency, out of hours contractor call-out where the work was not an emergency or the works were required as a result of the Tenant’s actions.

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