Cassidy and Tate have been managing properties in the Lettings sector for many years now and have a combined wealth of 50 years’ experience gained from working in some of the most prestigious areas. Our management team is based in the St Albans’ Head Office and cover a wide portfolio throughout St Albans, London and surrounding areas. The team are able to advise you in all aspects of property management.
We have an area dedicated to supporting our Tenants and providing useful information about the services available from Cassidy and Tate. If you would like to find out more information about being a Tenant with Cassidy & Tate please access our Tenants Portal here.
Fee Schedule for Tenants
Cassidy and Tate endeavour to keep prospective tenants fully informed of any costs involved when renting a property. Please see a list of fees which are mandatory and some which may become applicable below. If you have any questions with regards to any of these, please do not hesitate to contact a member of staff at Cassidy and Tate on 01727 228428. Please note all prices listed below are inclusive of VAT.
|Mandatory charges and payable prior to commencement of tenancy||Cost|
|Administration fee for one applicant||£295.00|
|Administration fee for two applicants||£395.00|
|Administration fee for any additional applicants||£60.00 per applicant|
|Fees which may become payable prior to commencement of tenancy||Cost|
|Administration fee for guarantor||£120.00 per guarantor|
|Amendments and re-issue of tenancy agreement||£30.00|
|Mandatory charges and payable prior after commencement of tenancy||Cost|
|Check out fee using independent company||£100.00 – £200.00 depending on property size|
|Fees which may become payable after commencement of tenancy||Cost|
|Addendum to original agreement||£30.00|
|End of tenancy reference request||£30.00|
|Contractor access service||£30.00|
|Early surrender fee||£200.00 plus liability for rent until the day a new tenancy commences, plus any fees usually payable by the landlord.|
We have information available to guide landlords through the process of successfully letting their property with Cassidy and Tate. If you would like to find out more information about being a Landlord with Cassidy & Tate please access our Landlord Portal here.
Fee Schedule for Landlords
Cassidy and Tate endeavour to offer a flexible level of service. Therefore, should you require our professional team to perform a chargeable task from the list below, please contact Cassidy and Tate on 01727 228428. All prices listed below are inclusive of VAT.
|Landlord gas safety check||£90.00|
|Installation of Smoke/Carbon Monoxide alarms||£18.00 plus cost of contractor invoice|
|Key cutting||£6.00 per key|
|Property inspection report*||£30.00|
|Providing contractor access at the clients request||£30.00 per hour|
|Agreeing another fixed term agreement*||£120.00|
|Issuing statutory notices*||£30.00|
|Providing documentation to the DPS in the event of a dispute*||£36.00|
|Deposit registration with the DPS is FREE OF CHARGE on all services.||FREE|
Please note points market with a * are included in our Full Management service.
The table below gives you a brief overview of the Letting services we can provide for our Landlords.
|Landlord Services||Fully Managed||Rent Collection||Let Only|
|Comprehensive marketing to find a suitable tenant||✓||✓||✓|
|Obtaining tenant references & identity verification||✓||✓||✓|
|Preparation of tenancy agreement||✓||✓||✓|
|Pre-tenancy safety checks||✓||✓||✓|
|Arranging Pre-tenancy clean & inventory*||✓||✓||✓|
|FREE deposit registration with the DPS||✓||✓||✓|
|Collection of rent||✓||✓||✕|
|Proactive credit control||✓||✓||✕|
|Managing the check-out process||✓||✓||✕|
|Deposit claim negotiation, compilation & submission||✓||✓||✕|
|Dedicated property manager||✓||✕||✕|
|Transfer of utilities||✓||✕||✕|
|Key holding service||✓||✕||✕|
|Arranging payment of outgoings||✓||✕||✕|
|Arranging quotes, repairs & maintenance||✓||✕||✕|
|Access to panel of vetted contractors||✓||✕||✕|
|24-hour emergency contractors||✓||✕||✕|
If you are interested in using Cassidy & Tate for managing your property, please contact us for a callback.
Cassidy & Tate are registered members of The Property Ombudsman (TPO) scheme:
The Property Ombudsman
43-55 Milford Street,
Wiltshire SP1 2BP