Proud members of the Client Money Protection Scheme (Money Shield),  Guild of Letting & Management and The Property Ombudsman scheme

At Acorn Property Management we always consider our Tenant’s needs first when helping you find a rental home. We aim to make your experience as simple and stress free as possible.

Whether you are looking for a cosy one bedroom cottage or a large family home, our professional, specialist staff will help you find an ideal property to suit your specific needs.

We understand how important your security deposit is. All our tenant’s deposits are registered and held by the DPS (Deposit Protection Service) for the duration of your tenancy.

With Acorn Property Management, you can be sure our staff will provide you with a high level of support from day one, and will continue to do so throughout your tenancy. However, don’t just take our word for it, read below a testimonial from one of our happy tenants.

“We would like to show our thanks to the team at Acorn Property Management for all the help and support they have provided during our tenancy. In fifteen years of renting, they’ve definitely been the most efficient and friendly letting agents we’ve every dealt with. We hope the new tenants will be just as happy as we were”

Miss T, Fleet  (Tenant).

Call our offices for more information or to arrange an assessment of your property at your convenience on 01252 842 795.


Acorn are a member of the Moneyshield Client Money Protection Scheme and The Property Ombudsman.

All fees and charges are shown inc VAT.

Holding deposit (per tenancy):

One week’s rent. This will be withheld if any relevant person (including any Guarantor(s)) withdraw from the tenancy, fail a Right-to-Rent check, provide materially significant false or misleading information, or fail to sign their tenancy agreement (and / or Deed of Guarantee) within 90 calendar days (or other Deadline for Agreement as mutually agreed in writing).

Security Deposit (per tenancy, Rent of less than £50,000 per year): Five weeks rent. This covers damage or defaults on the part of the tenant during the tenancy.

Security Deposit (per tenancy, Rent of £50,000 or over per year): Six weeks rent. This covers damages or defaults on the part of the tenant during the tenancy.

Unpaid Rent:

Interest at 3% above the Bank of England Base Rate from Rent Due Date until paid in order to pursue non-payment of rent. Please note: This will not be levied until the rent is more than 14 days in arrears.

Lost Key(s) or other Security Device(s):

Tenants are liable for the actual cost of replacing any lost key(s) or other security device(s). If the loss results in locks needing to be changed, the actual costs of a locksmith, new lock and replacement keys for the tenant, landlord and any other persons requiring keys will be charged to the tenant. If extra costs are incurred there will be a charge of £15 per hour (inc VAT) for the time taken replacing lost key(s) or other security device(s).

Variation/addendum of Contract (at Tenants Request):

£50 (inc VAT) per agreed variation. To cover the costs associated with the preparation and execution of new legal documents, and taking landlords instructions

Early Termination (at Tenant’s Request):

Should the tenant wish to leave their contract early, they shall be liable to the landlord’s costs in re-letting the property as well as all rent due under the tenancy until the start date of the replacement tenancy. These costs will be no more than the maximum amount of rent outstanding on the tenancy.

Please ask a member of our team if you have questions about our Fees.