Please complete the below application form to allow us to process your application for our long term property. One application should be completed for EACH prospective tenant.
Property Applying For
Total Rent (p/m) £
Rental Period (months)
Proposed commencement date
Name of Nominated Lead Tenant
Date of Birth
National Insurance Number
Do you, or any of the named applicants for this property have any pets?
Do you, or any of the named applicants for the property, smoke? (Please note all of our properties are non-smoking)
(A family member/close friend who we should contact in case of an emergency)
Relationship to applicant
ExistingPrevious Letting AgentLandlord
Time at address
Are you currently:
Your employment during this tenancy:(if applicable)
Full timePart Time
Are you aware of any matters which may cause your employment to change?
(if yes, please give full details below or on a separate sheet)
Do you have any additional sources of income?
(please give full details below - e.g. savings, parental contributions, loans/bursaries, benefits, tax credits etc)
Length of Course(years)
Year of study at lease commencement date
(if applicable - a guarantor is someone who will guarantee your rental payment in the event of your inability to pay)
Please provide the addresses that you have lived at for the last 3 years.
Please provide any further details that may support your application.
By ticking the below box I authorise At Home In Edinburgh to make any enquires considered necessary to substantiate information supplied on this application and contact the referees provided. I authorise you or your assessment company to disclose any information about me and my account to any credit reference agency. I give my permission to take up all necessary references and that these may be shown to a landlord and/or their lender.
Your credit check will be completed by Rentshield Direct on behalf of At Home In Edinburgh. Rentshield Direct is part of the Barbon Insurance Group Limited. For the purposes of this application, Barbon Insurance Group Limited is the Data Controller as defined in the Data Protection Act 1988 (the “Act”). In order to complete your application, Rentshield Direct will consult with a number of sources to verify information, including a licensed credit reference agency.
As a result of information received:
1) Rentshield Direct will pass on any relevant information supplied to your landlord and/or letting agent, including the results of any linked verification checks.
2) By consulting with a credit reference agency, Rentshield Direct will share your information with them and the agency may record the results of this search. This search may show you conduct payments with other organisations. From time to time, this information may also be used for debt tracing and fraud prevention. You may request the name and address of the credit agency Rentshield Direct use in order to contact them for any information they hold.
Information may be sent to you. This information may be sufficient to identify you and it won’t be excessive; however, you should be aware that information sent via electronic means can’t be guaranteed to be secure. The provisions of Section 8, Ground 17 of the Housing Act 1988 will apply to this application. If any information within this application is found to be untrue it will be grounds to terminate the tenancy agreement.
I confirm that the information provided in this application form is true to the best of my knowledge, and I am happy with the checks that Rentshield Direct will complete as detailed above. These results may be accessed again if I apply for a tenancy in the future.