Information for Landlords

Rent your property through the council

We have a duty to help everyone who approaches us who is homeless or threatened with homelessness.

If you are a landlord or agent with property to rent in Welwyn Hatfield looking for tenants, we would like to work with you.

Benefits of renting your property through the council:

  • guaranteed rent for 12 months (subject to successful application to Landlord Accreditation Scheme)
  • a direct contact to ensure a smooth process in starting the tenancy
  • help to set up a tenancy with a tenant we have recommended
  • assistance provided to tenant to ensure payment arrangements are in place
  • maintaining communication to ensure a quick response should any issues arise
  • fix issues before they become problems
  • direct payment of deposit
  • direct payment of rent in advance for the first month
  • help to pay other reasonable costs
  • arrange ready to rent tenant training for tenants.

We may also be able to take over management of your property.

Contact us at or call us 01707 357 623 to find out more or register your interest.