Oppida Estates - Permitted Fee Information for Tenants
Fees payable to Agent
Oppida Estates are a member of The Property Ombudsman.
Oppida Estates are a member of a client money protection scheme. The name and address of the client money protection scheme provider is
Cheltenham Office Park, Hatherley Lane,
Cheltenham GL51 6SH
Holding Deposit - This is a refundable deposit or will act as a down payment toward the first months' rent if you successfully enter into an Assured Shorthold Tenancy - Equivalent of 1 Weeks' Rent
Security Deposit (Assured Shorthold Tenancy up to 50k per annum rent) Equivalent of 5 Weeks' Rent
Security Deposit (Assured Shorthold Tenancy above 50k per annum rent and Non-Housing Act Tenancies) Equivalent of 6 Weeks' Rent
Company Tenancy and Non-Housing Act Tenancies (Including Referencing and Contracts) - £120 inclusive of VAT
Check-In Fee (Assured Shorthold Tenancy above 50k per annum rent and Non-Housing Act Tenancies) £108 - £228 inclusive of VAT dependent on property size
Rent Default (Non-Payment of Rent after 14 days) 3% above base rate of the Bank of England
Landlord Reference to onward companies or landlord (Non-Housing Act Tenancies) £42 per reference
Amendments or Changes to the Tenancy requested by the tenant. -£50 inclusive of VAT
Lost Keys / Lost Security Devices Cost of replacement + £30 inclusive of VAT
Early Termination of Tenancy - If for any reason, you request your landlord to agree to end the tenancy earlier than the end date set out in the tenancy agreement (or in line with any break clause included in the tenancy agreement) then he/she does not have to agree to this. However, should your landlord agree, then he/she can ask you to reimburse him/her for any financial loss he/she might suffer as a result. This may include... the equivalent of letting fee already paid to the agent by the landlord from the date you wish to end your tenancy until the date the tenancy ends contractually (variable) as well as the New Tenancy Set Up Fee of £360 inclusive of VAT.