Everyone wants to stand out in a crowded market. By becoming a no deposit estate agent, you can make your properties even more appealingᐩ and get ahead of the competition.
Fast claims resolution
Our partnership with TDS ensures claims are dealt with quickly and fairly. All approved claims are paid in two working days.
You’re in safe hands
Partnered with Munich Re, and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, Zero Deposit means that you, your landlord - and your reputation - are fully covered.
Good for tenants,
great for landlords
For the cost of just one week’s rent, tenants can purchase a Zero Deposit Guarantee instead of a traditional deposit. It’s win-win, with landlords receiving protection equalling a six-week deposit, even after the deposit cap.
Disputes are adjudicated by TDS, with approved claims paid in just two working days.
Free and simple to use
Our team provides all Zero Deposit estate agents with dedicated training to ensure that they’re confident when speaking to Landlords and Tenants about the Zero Deposit™️ Guarantee.
Attract more tenants
Attract up to 26% more views by advertising your property as ‘Available with a Zero Deposit™️ Guarantee’ᐩᐩ.
After receiving their quote and purchasing a guarantee, tenants are ready to move in!
If you can’t settle a dispute with a tenant, you just need to let us know and we’ll help sort everything out.
You're in good company
We're already working with the UK's biggest letting agents, are you next?
Need to make a claim?
99% of tenancies end without a disputeᐩᐩ but we’re prepared when they do. If you’d be owed money with a deposit, you’ll get the exact same from us.
Disputes sorted quickly
Claims will be adjudicated by TDS, our expert partners, who will settle the dispute within 28 days - at no cost to you.
Landlords receive approved payouts fast; there’s no waiting around for months. Two working days and they’ll have the money.
Ensuring good conduct
Tenants are financially liable for damage. We recover our payout costs from tenants directly. Non-payment may impact credit history.
ᐩᐩ Based on the Tenancy Deposit Scheme Annual Report 2019. Less than 1% of deposits progress to the full claims process. https://www.tenancydepositscheme.com/annual-reports.html
Zero Deposit is partnered with Munich Re, landlords are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme and all customers have access to the Financial Ombudsman Service.
How do I get started?
Getting started with Zero Deposit lettings is smooth and hassle-free. Our Zero Deposit estate agent partners receive free training and support, every step of the way. We’ll also help ensure that Zero Deposit perfectly complements your existing processes.
ᐩ Evidence gathered from tenants in November 2019 showing tenants are more likely to choose an agent who uses Zero Deposit. And our partners from October 2018 onwards, indicating tenant demand and higher click through rates.
ᐩᐩ Properties advertised with Zero Deposit on Zoopla achieved a higher click-through rate than those advertised without Zero Deposit. In particular, one-bedroom properties achieved a click-through rate 26% higher when advertised with Zero Deposit compared to those without. Data was provided by Oakfield Estate Agents Limited.