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Ivor Letafew said: Posted on: 27/01/2013 00:00

Dear RLA,

I have found a prospective tenant via Openrent, a relatively new online Letting Agent.

I paid 20 for advertising on the principal websites and they will charge me 20 per tenant for referencing.

For no additional charge to me or the tenants, they will then provide a digitally signed AST, transfer the first month's rent to me and also lodge the bond with The Deposit Protection Service under my name.

Apart from being apparently too good to be true, is a digitally signed AST a legal document?

Many thanks

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