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 PrivateSectorLiaison@welhat.gov.uk or call us 01707 357 623 to find out more or register your interest.