Welcome to Belvoir Cumbria
Moving to the area?
Call us on 01900 823659 or 01946 590550 to let us help you through your transition. We work with individuals, companies and are familiar with groups and individuals working for employers large and small. Our aim is to make your move as easy as possible.
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Belvoir Cumbriais a specialist residential property company offering a complete one stop solution for landlords and investors in West Cumbria and Carlisle, covering the whole of the Buy-to-Let process.
We are part of the largest group of independent lettings agents in the UK with approximately 150 offices nationwide and were established in 1995. The West Cumbria office has been open for 14 years.
Located in Central Cockermouth and Whitehaven, Belvoir! Cumbria was awarded a Special Recognition Award by Belvoir Head office. Because we live and work in West Cumbria, our expertise and knowledge of the local property market is second to none. We’ve helped hundreds of local landlords to rent their property successfully, and hundreds of tenants to find their dream property to rent in West Cumbria and Carlisle.
We have a huge range of property to let from Carlisle to Ravenglass
- town centre maisonettes.
With an expert knowledge of the rental process and 24/7 access to new rental properties, as they become available, we can match you with your perfect property in no time at all.
As the premier letting agent in West Cumbria, our work doesn’t end there. We’ll also help make the move as smooth as possible, talk you through the paperwork, make sure the property is in good repair and deal with the landlord for you. We’re confident you’ll be impressed with our speed, professionalism and friendliness. Start looking for your property to rent here.
Here are 7 reasons why you should call Belvoir Cockermouth or Whitehaven today.
1 Marketing Your PropertyWe offer the most comprehensive marketing package that is proven to rent your property quicker.
Signboards - leading edge design from a well known brand, ensures your property stands out.
Website marketing - you have exposure on all the big portals such as Rightmove, Zoopla, Findaproperty and Globrix.
Google - no other agent in Sheffield matches our Google rankings. Tenants can easily find us at the top of the page when searching for property.
Location - Belvoir are situated in town centres which maximizes exposure for anyone doing searches on foot.
Database Marketing - unlike most agents we have an active database of tenants who are qualified and ready to move.
2 Legal Compliance and ProtectionWith Belvoir Cockermouth and Whitehaven managing your properties you can sleep easy knowing that you are not breaking the law, we take care of;
Gas Safety - Required annually, we will make sure you are covered and that certificates are up to date.
Electrical Safety - We can assist with Periodic Testing making sure your back is covered.
Furniture and Fire Safety - including Smoke Alarms, leave the worry to us we will advise what the rules are, so you don’t break the law. If your property is furnished we will advise what can stay and what has to go.
EPC’s (Energy Performance Certificates) - are now required for all rented properties, we will organise this for you at extremely competitive rates.
Inventories - A detailed video inventory is conducted on all properties to document the both the contents and condition of the property at the start of the tenancy.
Tenant Deposits - We do all the work registering deposits with approved government schemes within the allocated time frame.
3 Financial ProtectionWith Belvoir Cockermouth and Whitehaven you get integrity and the knowledge that you, your money and your properties are protected. We are members of the following;
FSA - we are authorized and regulated by the Financial Services Authority.
OEA - we are members of the Ombudsman scheme offering you an avenue for complaint in the event that any issues are not resolved with our Client Services Director.
4 Search, Investment and AcquisitionChoose between our Search and Acquisition Options;
a) Property Search and Return on Investment Analysis
Having taken a detailed brief, we will, identify up to three suitable properties for purchase and arrange viewings so you may confirm your selection:
Advise on rental valuations
Advise on works that may be required and provide quotes if necessary to get the property to marketable standard where required
Prepare sample Return on Investment figures
b) Full Acquisition Management
All the above, plus:
We will negotiate on your behalf with the selling agents to agree purchase price and details.
Liaise with all parties throughout the purchase, to manage the process on your behalf.
Prepare buildings and contents insurance quotations for the protection of your investment from your date of purchase, including any immediate periods of vacancy.
Commence marketing of your property in preparation for completion of sale and availability for letting.
c) Financing the Purchase
Belvoir Financial Services, our specialist in-house mortgage advisers are able to provide information and advice on a range of Buy to Let, Let to Buy, Adverse, Commercial and Standard Mortgages.
5 Range of Lettings Services.
You Chose Which Service is Best for You.
Tenant Find - Marketing your property and passing on tenant enquiries so that you can get your property let faster. then you can finish the process off by organizing leases, payment and move in.
Let Only- Marketing, accompanied viewings, credit and reference checking, lease preparation, initial payment, legal compliance and protection, insurance, move in visit to the property plus notification of meter readings to utility companies and also to council re tax, deposit registration, then we hand it over to you to look after on a month to month basis.
Rent Collection - Marketing, accompanied viewings, credit and reference checking, lease preparation, initial payment, legal compliance and protection, insurance, move in visit to the property plus notification of meter readings to utility companies and also to council re tax, deposit registration, monthly rent collection and chasing where late. BUT any issues and the tenants will call you directly, plus you carry out your own inspections.
Full Management - Marketing, accompanied viewings, credit and reference checking, lease preparation, initial payment, legal compliance and protection, insurance, move in visit to the property plus notification of meter readings to utility companies and also to council re tax, deposit registration, monthly rent collection and chasing where late, day to day tenant liaison re repairs and other issues, property inspections.
6 Financial Support and Asset ProtectionBelvoir Cockermouth and Whitehaven can help you with all aspects of buying and sometimes selling an investment property or portfolio.
Mortgages - We provide access to a wide range of marketing leading products. We are not tied to a particular lender so you get access to the best deals, plus you can apply on line for a quick pre approval.
Wealth Management - In conjunction with St James’s Place Partnership, a leading UK wealth management company that is listed in the FTSE 250, Belvoir can assist you with any financial planning issues including Inheritance Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Asset Protection and Disposal, Tax Reduction, Pensions, Wills and Retirement Planning.
Insurances - Let us protect your property. Belvoir offer competitively priced policies tailored specifically for Buy to Let. Plus as we are FSA approved we can handle any claims on your behalf saving you time and stress.
7 Property Presentation
Repair and Renovation - From minor repairs to full house refurbishments and renovations we work with qualified contractors and can handle all your needs at competitive prices.
Furniture - We provide stylish, hard wearing, value for money, furniture solutions. Our bespoke design service is tailored to your needs and all prices include delivery, set up, installation and rubbish removal.
Fit Out - Presentation is critical Whether you just need a bed or a full executive fit out package with kitchen wear, accessories and soft furnishings we offer installation within 7 days maximum, it’s usually quicker.
Call us now on 01900 823659 to fill your property quickly!