Pets, placemaking and preferential terms

The build to rent (BTR) sector is growing at an incredible pace and the industry is pushing the boundaries of the traditional rental model of what is offered to tenants. The following are some of the main developments.

No deposit, no fees, no brainer

Deposits are routine in the rental sector. However, they can be a significant issue for tenants, who can struggle to amass the four, six or sometimes eight weeks’ rent required by landlords up front. Tenants also commonly have to pay additional charges for reference checking, preparing tenancies and even