Is the location of the property suitable for you? Check transport connections, local facilities, schools, etc.
Does it offer the right accommodation?
Do you have your furniture or are you looking for a home with everything supplied?
Does the accommodation seem secure?
Look for potential nuisances: pubs, schools, noisy businesses in the area. Is the garden or close tidy and well maintained?
Who maintains them and are there any extra costs?
Does the property appear to be in good order internally and externally? Are there any repairs needing done?
When do the bin men come?
Check the council tax banding - this can add substantially to your monthly expenditure.
Update: 24 May 2020
Holiday weekend: 22-25 May - if you require emergency assistance please email or use the online form and we will respond as quickly as possible.
If you are an MBM tenant experiencing financial problems that may affect your ability to pay your rent,
then please tell us - we'll do everything we can to help with the support you may need to obtain housing benefit, universal credit, or any other benefits that you may be entitled to.
The MBM office in Holmlea Road is not currently open during normal office hours, except by special arrangement for contractors or key collections.
Our staff are working remotely and can always be contacted by
e-mail, seven days a week. We will respond quickly and within a few hours, including at weekends.
However. if you do need to phone and you don't receive an answer, please leave a voice message - you will receive a response the same day.
If you are an MBM tenant and you have an serious problem or emergency at your property, please phone and leave a message on our tenants-only emergency number, which is 07768 866935
We will respond immediately.
For general enquiries or to report faults - or just keep in contact please e-mail.
Please use this e-mail address: