Letting Agents

Before renting a home

  • Thoroughly check the inventory and the condition of the items listed, making a note of any damage and/or wear and tear before ensuring that it the contract is signed and dated by both parties.
  • Obtain receipts for all deposits, fees etc and make sure that you understand what the money is for (deposit, rent in advance, agency fee etc)
  • Keep all receipts
  • Read the contract thoroughly before signing. If you do not understand any of the clauses, get advice before proceeding (contact a solicitor, the CAB or Shelter).
  • If you are concerned by the behaviour of the landlord or the managing agent, seek advice immediately.

Letting Agents in Dover district

Useful Links – Properties and rooms to rent

  • Local papers also have details of private lets – free copies can be read at the Libraries.

We do not inspect properties and are not responsible for the standard of private homes.

Contact our Housing team

Tel: 01304 872265