House renting

Renting a home

  • How to find the right property to rent
  • Essential questions to ask the landlord or letting agent when viewing a rental property
  • What your letting agreement should include

What's in this guide

Finding a property to rent

How to find the right property to rent, and the best places to look for adverts for rental property

Viewing rental property: Rental checklist

Important questions to ask the landlord or letting agent when you're viewing a property to rent

Tenancy agreements explained

What your letting agreement should include when you rent a property, and what to check for

Tenancy deposit protection

Your landlord or letting agent should use a tenancy deposit scheme to avoid disputes later