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Parents'/ Guarantor's FAQs

1. My son/ daughter requires accommodation for his/ her next academic year, how early should he/ she start looking at properties?

2. What steps should my son/ daughter take?

3. How long is a tenancy agreement for?

4. When is the rent due?

5. Can I pay the rent for my son/ daughter?

6. What is a guarantor?

7. I have received guarantor forms from Sinclair Properties, am I acting as a guarantor for all the tenants?

8. If I am paying the rent for my son/ daughter, is a guarantor still required?

9. How safe is a house/ flat with Sinclair Properties?

10. Are all properties furnished?

11. If bills are not included, does my son/ daughter contact utility suppliers?

12. Does my son/ daughter need to purchase a TV licence?

13. Sinclair Properties advertises FREE Contents Insurance for student tenants. Can I have more information?

14. Are pets allowed?

15. Are there any administration fees?

16. How much is the deposit?

17. What is a tenancy deposit scheme?

18. Can I pay the deposit for my son/ daughter?

19. Can my son/ daughter move out before the end of the tenancy?

20. When can we expect to receive the deposit back?