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Build Your Credit Score, Pay Your Rental Deposit Monthly

Spread your rental deposit over 12 months and build your credit score each month.

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Get a deposit in principle so you're ready when you find your dream home.

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Representative example: Amount of credit: £1,000. Term: 12 months. Repayments: 12 monthly payments of £92.40. Total amount payable: £1,108.74. Representative APR 19.5%. No fees.

How Fronted Builds Your Credit Score

Fronted lets you spread the cost of your rental deposit over 12 months, plus a little interest. Every repayment we receive will build your credit score.

There's no credit impact when applying for a Fronted Deposit, we'll only do a soft check to work out how much you can afford to repay.

Works with any estate agent

Fronted can pay just your share of the deposit to any estate agent.

No early repayment fees

Want to pay off the full amount earlier than planned? Go for it.

Grow your credit rating

A Fronted Deposit can build your credit score through regular repayments.

Here's How it Works


You tell us your budget

We'll check that you're eligible and give you a deposit in principle


Find your new home, we'll pay the deposit

It goes straight to your estate agent.


Pay us back monthly to build your credit score

We include a little interest.


Keep your deposit when you move out

Minus any deductions from the estate agent.

What Our Customers Are Saying

  • EL


    23 March 2022


    Made everything so much easier

    Incredibly efficient and friendly. The team was fantastic. They replied to our emails and actioned them within hours, sometimes even within minutes. I would definitely recommend the service if you need a bit more money available in the first month like we did.
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  • NI

    Niara Blommestein

    23 Feb 2022


    This made the madness of moving cross...

    This made the madness of moving cross country much easier, customer service was excellent with prompt answers for any queries that I had. Would recommend to anyone trying to get a deposit.
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  • GI


    5 Jan 2022


    A 24 hour turnaround to help me secure...

    A 24 hour turnaround to help me secure my new flat … if you don’t use this … you are missing out.
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  • Nisa Short

    5 Jan 2022


    Easy to use

    Easy to use, efficient, quick and so helpful. Brilliant company all round a joy to use.
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  • J.

    J. Nunes

    8 Dec 2021


    Best service and support

    They were just the best thing that could've happened to me! It was my first time renting a flat and I had a tight budget, so having their help really changed my life. They have an amazing service, super friendly and trustworthy, and everything was sorted very quickly, it didn't take more than a week to have everything done. I truly recommend them!
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  • YU

    Yuriy Iliev

    23 Oct 2021


    Made my first time renting in UK a breeze

    You guys helped me make better use of my tight budget. So easy to apply and get answer from you. Made my first time renting in UK a breeze. Thank you very much to all your team. Cheers!
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  • RO

    Rohan Satpute

    20 Sept 2021


    Fantastic service

    This was a fantastic service. From application to the approval within 48 hrs and the support is absolutely phenomenal. Amazing work on incorporating the feedback. I could see that they take the service pretty seriously and are happy to help in any regards possible. 100% recommended. In fact, I have already told about the service to a couple of people who were looking to move.
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  • T


    27 Jul 2021


    I was genuinely fronted.

    I was genuinely fronted recently with a deadline to relocate to a new city for a new job and the prospect of having to find a deposit out of thin air. I had run into an emergency earlier in the month resulting in me having to spend my savings on temporary accommodation rather than the deposit it was intended for. I came across Fronted after a...
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  • JO


    20 Jun 2021


    Super easy process

    Super easy process from beginning to end. Had my deposit approved within 24 hours and have sent it to the agents today. It’s such a useful thing to be able to do, removing the financial barrier that prevents a lot of people moving. The interest is really not that much and is affordable, I would think, to all.
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  • LI


    14 Jun 2021


    Fantastic customer service.

    Fantastic customer service and a huge weight lifted from my shoulders. I was left struggling to find money for a deposit and rent upfront and fronted helped me to secure my tenancy and funds were sent and received the same day. Would recommend that anyone seeking help for a new property to give fronted a try.
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  • Jack

    May 27th, 2021


    I had an exceptionally great experience…

    I had an exceptionally great experience with Fronted. Customer support is ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️. They helped us going through the process in every step. Fairly quick too, no complaint. Time to move! 🚚 📦
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  • Danny

    Feb 17th, 2021


    Completely smashed expectations

    Completely smashed expectations for the process. The process from getting email from agent requesting a deposit to it reaching their account took less than a day. Thank you everyone at Fronted!
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  • KI


    Apr 21st, 2021


    Really positive experience so far

    Really positive experience so far, had my deposit approved within the day and when I updated my information I had my final deposit approved within minutes and sent to my letting agency :) I look forward to the next 12 months with them
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  • TR


    March 4th, 2021


    Absolutely great service

    Absolutely great service. Process was straightforward and efficient. Their authenticity and reliability is second none. Great service. Thanks to Lucy for the exceptional service.
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  • E

    E Bennett

    March 11th, 2021


    A easy, fast friendly service

    Where do I start ! Fronted were there to help me when nobody else could. I found the whole process from start to finish pleasant and straight forward. The team was always there to answer any questions in a timely polite manner.
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All the Benefits in One Place

We’ve made the Fronted deposit as good as paying in cash.

  • Works for any home

    We’ll pay the deposit direct to any estate agent, that includes OpenRent and Goodlord.

  • We'll get you moving quickly

    We'll get you a deposit in principle within 1 working day.

  • Get your deposit back when you move

    Minus any deductions from the landlord.

  • Improve your credit score

    Build your credit score through regular repayments.

  • No impact for applying

    We do soft credit checks, which don't impact your credit score.

  • Choose your repayment date

    We'll let you choose which day you'd like to repay us.

  • No early repayment fees

    You can pay us back extra at any time, with no fees.

  • No obligation

    Your loan won't start until the deposit is in your estate agent's account.

Planning Any of These?

I'm A Solo Renter

If you're a solo renter, Fronted can cover your whole deposit.

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Bridging Between Deposits

Fronted can help you pay your new deposit before getting your previous one back.

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Improving my Credit Score

Using a Fronted Deposit can help you improve your credit score. Here’s how that works.

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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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