Information for Tenants

Why rent with Sowden Wallis?

If you’re interested in renting a property in Stamford or the surrounding area, Sowden Wallis offers a straightforward and high-quality service. We know that tenants often complain of feeling let down by letting agents who don’t take maintenance issues seriously, or add hidden fees. Sowden Wallis prides itself on not being like other letting agents; we ensure our tenants receive an impeccable, transparent service at all times.

Tenant fees are outlined from the moment of viewing so you know exactly what to expect – no surprises! Our fees are very competitive and lower than many other local letting agents. Sowden Wallis is of course part of the Deposit Protection Service (DPS) and takes the safety and security of tenants’ money very seriously. The DPS offers tenants excellent protection and provides assurance that their deposit cannot be lawfully withheld. For further information about the service see the DPS website:

We ensure all properties we represent undergo a thorough check before they are listed for rent; our tenants have the peace of mind that everything will be ready on the day they move in. Sowden Wallis is committed to resolving any maintenance issues which arise in our properties quickly and with minimal disruption to the tenant. Our dedicated team are on hand seven days a week to respond to calls or emails. It is our policy to only use trusted contractors for any required maintenance work.

We strongly believe that renting a property should be as stress-free as possible. Renting with Sowden Wallis means peace of mind as tenants know exactly what the expected fees are and their deposit is under protection. Any issues that arise will be taken seriously and dealt with promptly.

Sowden Wallis’ tenant fees:

To reserve a property you must pay a holding deposit equivalent to One weeks rent.  This will then be used towards payment of your deposit when your tenancy starts.

Changes to tenancy agreement £50 plus VAT

Late Rent Charge - £15 Plus VAT

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