Tenancy deposits are expensive, slow you down and are tedious to manage

Use flatfair and benefit from faster lettings, happier customers and a referral bonus

The flatbond
Instead of paying a deposit, tenants join flatfair and remain liable for dilapidations and rent arrears
Faster lettings
Lower up-front costs for tenants and faster payouts from flatfair help you re-let your properties quicker
Referral bonus
Earn cash bonuses every time you successfully refer tenants to flatfair
Faster payouts
Sell us your lawful claims and we will put you in pocket instantly - for up to 12 weeks' worth of rent
Cost efficient
Referring tenants to flatfair only takes a couple of minutes and our portal makes tenant off-boarding a breeze
flatfair is safe
flatfair is insured by an A-rated financial institution
flatfair is the simple, affordable and secure alternative to tenancy deposits
Invite your tenants
Tenants join flatfair
Collect your referral bonus
Frequently asked questions.
Q1. How can I join flatfair?
flatfair is an invitation only scheme. Please chat-in to learn more.
Q2. How much does it cost?
flatfair is free for letting agents and landlords. The flatfair membership costs tenants up to one week of rent per household.
Q3. What is flatfair?
flatfair helps tenants and landlords settle end of tenancy claims quickly, fairly and securely, whilst protecting everyone through independent dispute resolution. flatfair is designed to achieve faster lettings, reduction in disputes and greater recovery of residual losses leading to cost reduction, additional revenue, increased efficiency and an improvement of overall customer satisfaction.
Q4. Does flatfair have an affiliate program?
flatfair pays letting agents a referral bonus for inviting new flatfair members.
Q5. Why are improved payout terms so important?
Cutting edge payment technology enables flatfair to pay faster contributing to quicker tenancy turnovers and reduced voids. In addition flatfair solves the pain related to frozen or withheld deposits and may pay upfront in case of litigation, putting landlords in pocket quickly.
Q6. Do I still need to register a deposit?
No. flatfair replaces the tenancy deposit, saving you time and money on deposit registration while offering your landlord additional peace of mind.
Q7. Can I convert an existing deposit into flatfair?
Yes, simply refer your tenants to flatfair. Once your tenants are flatfair members, the property is certified and you are safe to release the deposit.
Q8. Does flatfair reference tenants?
No. you know best who should be your tenants. However, all flatfair members must meet our minimum referencing criteria.
Q9. When does a flatfair membership expire?
flatfair memberships expires in line with the initial tenancy end date or after 24 months (whichever comes first), and may be extended for free through the flatfair portal.
Q10. What happens if a landlord wants to submit a claim?
The flatfair portal supports easy claim submission and negotiation between all parties.
Q11. What happens in case of a dispute?
In case of disagreement between the parties, an independent government authorised dispute resolution provider will decide on the case – just like with the deposit schemes.
Q12. Is flatfair safe?
Yes, flatfair is insured by an A-rated financial institution.