That is about it for the content, believe it or not; it is direct and straightforward without any fluff or nonsense. You are simply covering each detail so the seller knows exactly what the buyer intends to do. Having an informal letter of intent also allows for easy negotiations.
Some of these instances include: Schools: Many times a school will require a letter of intent when a new club or group is forming. Expansion or downsizing: Letters of intent are sometimes used to let employees of large firms know that the company plans on either expanding or downsizing certain departments.