You should inform your insurance company that the property is to be let. If you do not, the insurance may be invalidated.
It is in your own interests to put the property in good decorative order. It will also normally be necessary to provide carpets, curtains and a cooker. There is generally a better demand for unfurnished property and contrary to popular belief there is now no difference in the type of tenancy created.
It is the responsibility of the Tenant to maintain the garden. It is advisable that you provide a lawnmower and basic garden tools.
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