Your guide to Letting

Mike Heath
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  • 27/02/24
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  • 3 min read
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Welcome to Kings Estates, where we aim to make the process of letting your property as seamless as possible. 

Follow our step-by-step guide for a successful and stress-free experience.

  • Step
    Book a Property Valuation

    Contact our team of local lettings experts to schedule a market valuation. We provide comprehensive advice, covering legal certificate requirements, interest levels in your area, and furnish you with a landlord's guide to renting. Whether you're a first-time landlord or have an existing portfolio, our experts are here to support you.

  • Step
    Choose Your Service Level

    Tailor your experience by selecting from our range of service packages. From Introduction only to Fully Managed Enhanced, choose the level of involvement that suits you. Enjoy the benefits of a dedicated Kings Estates Tenancy Manager.

  • Step
    Accurate Rental Valuation

    Your aim is to let your property at the best possible price in the shortest time. Trust Kings Estates' intimate and unparalleled knowledge of property values, consistently achieving the asking price.

  • Step
    Consider Property Management

    Opt for peace of mind with our Property Management service. Many tenants prefer managed properties, often willing to pay a premium. We handle tenant enquiries, emergency repairs, transfer or utilities, rent collection, and 24/7 care for both property and tenant.

  • Step
    Property Presentation

    First impressions matter. Consider addressing any DIY tasks, adding a fresh coat of paint, and decluttering. Our dedicated professional photographers capture your property's highlights in one visit, producing high-quality photos and floor plans.

  • Step
    Prepare Your Property for Tenancy

    Before your tenancy begins, obtain a professional inventory through Kings Estates.

  • Step
    Find Tenants with Maximum Exposure

    Achieve maximum exposure with our unrivalled marketing package, including exposure on our website, email & SMS alerts, promotion on property websites including Rightmove, Zoopla, OnTheMarket, Prime Location and representation from our prime office location.

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    Accompanied Viewings

    Benefit from our expertise during accompanied viewings. We’ll invite a range of potential tenants to your property and carry out viewings, paying close attention to those who we think will be the 'perfect fit'. Once we have received a number of applications, we will filter them so you can choose from the best. Then we’ll provide full visibility on all the most suitable applications and support you in choosing the right tenant. 

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    Receive and Accept Offers

    As offers come in, receive full details and special conditions promptly. Utilise your to track and manage offers. Once accepted, we handle references, Right-to-rent checks,, Tenancy Agreement signing, and the collection of the moving-in payment (rent & deposit).

    For an additional fee, we also offer services to prepare your property for move-in:

    - Arrange a third-party inventory
    - Organize Gas Safety Inspection
    - Portable Appliance Test (PAT)
    - Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR)
    - Legionella Risk Assessment
    - Coordinate professional cleaning to ensure your property is in optimal condition for the new tenancy.

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    Completion and Property Management:

    Upon completion, keys are released to the inventory clerk or the tenant on moving-in day. For managed properties, the tenant receives contact details for their dedicated Tenancy Manager. Congratulations, your property is now successfully let with Kings Estates!

At Kings Estates, our step-by-step guide ensures a seamless and successful letting experience, combining expertise, technology, and personalized support for landlords. Trust us to take care of the details, so you can enjoy the rewards of being a successful landlord.

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