GDPR Beacons Tenant Enquirer Privacy Notice

GDPR Compliance Beacons Tenant Enquirer Privacy Notice Beacons Estate Agentsis committed to protecting and processing your personal data in accordance with The General Data Protection Regulations and the Data Protection Act 2018 (the legislation). For the purpose of the legislation and your personal data, Beacons Estate Agentsis the Data Controller, Clare Bourkeis the person responsible …

Tenants Know your rights – Government Guidelines

General  Government Guidelines to Tenants who are Private Renting 1/ Your rights and responsibilities  You have certain rights and responsibilities if you’re a tenant in privately rented property.  Your rights  As a tenant, you have the right to: Live in a property that’s safe and in a good state of repair Have your deposit returned …

Tenants advice – Tenancy Agreements

 1/ Overview A tenancy agreement is an agreement that is a contract between you and a landlord. It lets you live in a property as long as you pay rent and follow the rules set out in the contract. It also sets out the legal terms and conditions of your tenancy. It can be written down …

Tenants – Safeguarding your Deposit with Beacons

1/ Overview  Here at Beacons Estate Agents acting on behalf of your landlord and in accordance with the Government Guidelines we put your deposit in a government-backed tenancy deposit scheme (TDP) if you rent your home on an assured shorthold tenancy that started after 6 April 2007. At Beacons Estate Agents we log your deposit …

Beacons Tenant Applicant Privacy Notice

GDPR Compliance Beacons Tenant Applicant Privacy Notice Beacons Estate Agents is committed to protecting and processing your personal data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations and the Data Protection Act 2018 (the legislation). For the purpose of the legislation and your personal data, Beacons Estate Agentsis the Data Controller, Clare Bourkeis the person …

We have moved online

Local online agent – saving you money! Changing with the times From experience we know that most people will now search for a property on their phone or PC. The high street isn’t what it used to be as more and more businesses moves online. To run a successful local business, it’s imperative to be …

Beacons crowned as one of the best new businesses in north Hampshire

On Thursday evening, the team at Beacons joined 500 businesses from across north Hampshire for the INSPIRE Business Awards 2016. We were delighted to attend, particularly as we were just one of three finalists in the New Business of the Year Award. To reach this stage, we went through a rigorous judging process, which delved …

Understanding Holiday Lets

The difference between Holidays Lets and Assured Shorthold Tenancies (AST’s) The term ‘holiday let’ is often used loosely, however this can be a dangerous mistake for landlords. All landlords are aware of the definition of an AST: –          The property is to be let to an individual(s) –          The property is to be used as …

Tenant Fee Ban

New Law means Landlords and Agents can no longer charge fees to new and existing tenants. From the 1st of June landlords and letting agents will be unable to charge new and existing tenants a fee for a tenancy. This means that landlords and letting agents cannot charge any money to a tenant in respect …