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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.



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The landlord was trying to charge the tenant to register the deposit and also failed to protect the security deposit - Landlord and Tenant Law

This landlord tried to charge the tenant for something that he has to do by law - find out who won this case?
illegal letting fees in scotland

How to claim your tenancy fee back.

If you rent in Scotland and been charged letting fees you can get them back !

Types of tenancies for minors Letting to families

Other than letting to a minor alone of course minors also form part of whole families who may wish to rent accommodation.

How to calculate how much rent can I afford to pay each month

Learn how much rent you could afford to spend

Tenants Right to Buy Scheme

Does the Right to Buy Scheme apply to Me?

I’m in rent arrears can I just hand the keys back and walk away

Well, you can do but we seriously advise against it, heres why ...

Legal Protection from Eviction 1977

Law covering what can and cannot be done about evicting tenants.

What is a Rent Assessment Committee?

When you think the rent is too high you can get formal help in the form of a tribunal meeting

House Swaps How to Do it

How do you even go about swapping your home, some help along the way

Student Rents - How much does University rental cost

Costs are rising but how much does it really cost

Immigrants beware of Rental Scams

Why replying to a web or paper ad and sending the landlord your deposit could cost you
Can I claim housing benefit

Can I claim Housing Benefit?

Can you claim housing benefit? Find out!

What happens if my rent is cheaper than the housing benefit rates?

You want to keep the difference right? Find out if you can

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

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

Smoking Tenants

Smokers are feeling more and more under threat nowadays as many landlords refuse to rent to them

How to fill in the Housing Benefit Application Form

We tell you what you must do to get your payments as quickly as possible

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