Why rent to us

  • Offering a guaranteed fixed income even if the tenant decides to move and the property is empty.
  • Payments made directly to the landlord.
  • Support will be available to all households throughout the 5 years.  This will be provided by the Social letting agency Housing Support Workers.
  • No need for any contact with the tenant.
  • Property Inspection and Maintenance throughout the term of lease.
  • During the five year lease you will not be required to undertake any repairs or maintenance works or carry out yearly gas safety inspections, five yearly electrical testing (if they fall within the lease period) as this will be undertaken by the social letting agency.  If there is any tenant damage, this will also be rectified at no cost or inconvenience to you.
  • Annual Gas safety certificate arranged and paid for
  • Updates on the property where required to meet building insurance requirements 
  • The property returned to you at the end of the five year lease in the same condition as when the lease started, less wear and tear.
  • Void costs covered – including Council tax
  • Rent paid to you every month by RCT Council, whether the property is occupied or not.  The amount that you will receive is set at 100% of the Local Housing Allowance rate applicable for the property size.