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Help on renting !!

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clairehills Sun 06-Apr-14 18:14:04

Hi, my partner and I are looking to rent a property shortly. I am aware that estate agents run credit checks and was wondering if anyone knows about the information that they have access to. I have an excellent credit score -999, no CCjs,late payments etc but i do have quite a lot of credit card debt and was wondering if this would go against me. I have read that they do not have access to how much debt you have in terms of what is on your credit cards and that it is more about bankruptcy and CCjs but if someone could provide any information on this it would be really helpful.

Thanks

RRRJ83 Sun 06-Apr-14 19:44:13

All they see is your score and no. Of defaults etc, if any. I wouldn't worry about it though because even if there is something questionable, they would ask for a guarantor, which could be a friend or relative to vouch for you.

You will have no problems. X

MrsLel Sat 12-Apr-14 03:44:05

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