I have got a new job in another city but am tied into a tenancy agreement, is there anything I can do?
If in your tenancy agreement you have a replacement tenancy clause then you are able to replace yourself with another tenant in such a situation. Inform your estate agent that you wish to replace yourself as soon as possible. The onus is on you to then find a replacement tenant. This can be done using social media, gumtree, craigslist, friends, family, work colleagues etc.
At ludlowthompson when you have found someone and informed us we would then carry out all the necessary administration involved. We charge a replacement tenancy fee of £360 (inc VAT) payable at the point of each replacement (A replacement can involve more than 1 person at the same time) and subject to the landlords approval. This includes: Referencing the whole party including any guarantors (identity, immigration and visa confirmation, financial credit checks, obtaining references from current or previous employers / landlords and any other relevant information to assess affordability) as well as contract negotiation (amending and agreeing terms) and arranging the tenancy and agreement .
3rd July 2015
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