As letting agents in Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot, Payton Jewell Caines is a supporter of Lets with Pets.
As one of the leading local estate agents in Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot, we are continually looking at ways to improve the service we offer our clients. A number of the tenants, who come to us to help them find a home, ask if the landlord would consider pets. For many landlords the answer is a straight NO but a more considered answer might be called for, as accepting a tenant who has a pet can make good business sense.
Many landlords do not consider the financial benefits of allowing pets in their properties and that by adopting a pet-friendly policy you can increase your rental income.
It’s estimated that almost half of the population currently own a pet and that almost 5 million people live in privately rented accommodation in the UK.
Opening your property up to tenants with pets will maximise its rental potential. By excluding pet owners you will be missing out on a huge chunk of the rental market.
By accepting tenants with pets you can: