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TenantsTips is a website that provides independent information and advice for tenants who currently rent or people who are looking to rent houses, flats, apartments and other residential property.

We are becoming one of the largest online information sources for tenants and would-be tenants growing our membership year on year since we started in 2009. We now have over 115,000 members are now registered worldwide because we have and continue to concentrate on tenants needs providing valuable resource for help and advice.

Our goal is to address the needs of the tenant and to help ensure they don't fall foul of bad landlord and agency practices. Topics cover everything from Social Services, Tenancy Deposits, Rental Agents and the various Property, Landlord and Tenant Acts to maintenance, tenancy agreements and so much more. We also have a tenants forum where people can discuss issues and pages where you can search for properties to rent and so much more. If you can't find what you're looking for use the site search and enter a keyword about what you are looking for and we will find the right articles for you.

Top ranked articles

Deposit Schemes – What Deposit Schemes are there?

The Tenancy deposit protection (TDP) schemes ensure that money paid by tenants for use as deposits is kept safe.

My landlord is trying to evict me - here's what you must do

Is your landlord doing it by the book? Find out.
Car loan

Loans to buy a car

Theres some great deals available now with interest rates so low. So if you fancy that new car, now might be the time for a cheap car loan

Immigrating to the UK - How to rent a property

Top tips to rent in the UK for internationals

Guarantor Agreement

What's in a Rent Guarantor Agreement and what you should look out for.

How to reduce your energy bills

Find out why 90% of tenants pay higher energy bills

What is a Housing Association and how do they work?

Confused by the meaning of council housing?

Tenants Deposit Deductions Get your deposit money back

Poor Cleaning is the most common cause of deposit deductions, here we give you a few tips to avoid losing your deposit because of a bit of dirt

Can I rent a property with an IVA

Yes! As long as you can do the following

Tenants get their deposit money back in dispute cases

National deposit schemes are working as more tenants are refunded

Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998

What the gas safety law for rental property

Tip for sharing a rented house or flat

Some basics you need to think about before sharing a rented property

Student Rents - How much does University rental cost

Costs are rising but how much does it really cost

What Discretionary Housing Payments are Available

Learn what you can claim for and get extra benefit money when you are struggling

Where to send your completed housing benefit application form

Not sure where to send your application form? Find out here!