4.5 out of 5
We verify their details and their existing deposit via a simple API.
We bridge the gap between old and new deposits, sending the full amount to you immediately, including any tenants' top-ups.
Like regular deposits, the money ends up in your account to protect in a deposit scheme.
With a few lines of code you can embed Fronted as a payment option in your pre-tenancy website or app and support the seamless transfer of rental deposits.
Our API allows you to run eligibility checks on prospective tenants for a deposit transfer.
Unlike ‘no deposit’ products, a deposit transfer doesn’t add work to agent’s already busy schedules. Money for the deposit arrives in the right back account within 1 working day.
A cash deposit in your bank account.
No change to your deposit process.
A product that tenants understand.
No insurance policies to deal with.
40% of tenants want to use the service.*
Housing Act compliant.
Reduce the cost of a deposit to as little as £49.
Earn commission on every transfer.
Significantly lower cost than alternatives.
A cash deposit protected in a scheme.
Money transferred within one working day.
No three-way agreement required.
Three months to settle the balance.
Available for deposits up to £3,000.
A transfer fee from as little as £49.
0% interest on the loan.
Fronted fits into well-established workstreams. There is no insurance policy to get your head around and no new processes to adopt. Just tell us where to send the money.
If you can handle cash payments for deposits, you can get set up with Fronted in no time.
Hassle-free application for tenants and deposits transferred within 24 hours.
No change necessary to your existing workflow. For a more seamless experience, you can use our transfer API.
Over 30% of tenants who see Fronted want to use it, and we approve 70% of applications.
Here's what recent customers are saying.
This is a gamechanger in the rental market“Everyone was friendly, helpful and explained everything clearly. this is a gamechanger in the rental market after renting for 12 years and always having to find or keep back a deposit and having to wait to get your deposit back. It's made my last move so easy and less stressful!”
My signing up process was convenient and easy“Locating my deposit certificate was not a challenge as I had online access to information pertaining this. Therefore forwarding the information to fronted was easy. All in all the process was user friendly and customer friendly.”
T. Laszlo Turi
It was really easy and everything was fast“I originally wanted to use the Zero Deposit Scheme, which was not accepted by my new landlord, so I found Fronted when I searched for alternatives. It was really easy and everything was fast, even though I was not in a hurry, I was able to do everything in a couple of days.”
How we stack up against deposit alternatives
|Up-front cost||£40 + 4.5% of borrowed amount|
Variable fee, 0% interest
| 1 weeks rent|
or £120, whichever is greater
|1 weeks rent|
Plus an annual fee of £30
|1 weeks rent|
Plus a £49 set up fee
|No more fees to tenant||Yes||No||No||No|
|Sold direct to tenants||Yes||No||No||No|
Offer a deposit transfer to every renter and reduce the upfront cost of their deposit.
Fronted is a trading name of Fronted Holding Ltd. We are registered in England and Wales (Company No.12278750), registered office address is Fronted, The Fisheries, 1 Mentmore Terrace, London, E8 3PN. Fronted Loans Ltd (Company No.12307305) is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under a Consumer Credit Licence (FCA No. 933316). Fronted Ltd (Company No.12304059) is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under a Broker Licence (FCA No. 933317).
Fronted Loans Ltd and Fronted Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fronted Holding Ltd. We are part of the FCA regulatory sandbox - Cohort 6. The regulatory sandbox allows firms to test innovative offerings in a live environment. More information on the FCA's regulatory sandbox can be found here.
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