COVID-19 – Keeping the Private Rented Sector safe
Information for tenants
During the COVID-19 outbreak, safety has remained the number one priority for safeagent and its accredited firms. safeagent has compiled the latest Government guidance and advice, in order to best support tenants, landlords and letting agency staff.
Coronavirus Guidance for Landlords and Tenants is an extensive guide from Government with useful Q&As.
Tenants should continue to pay rent and abide by all other terms of their tenancy agreement to the best of their ability. The government has a strong package of financial support available to tenants, and where they can pay the rent as normal, they should do. Tenants who are unable to do so should speak to their landlord or agent at the earliest opportunity. Rent levels agreed in your tenancy agreement remain legally due and you should discuss with your landlord if you are in difficulty. Government have also issued advice for people struggling to pay their bills as a result of COVID-19