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

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

Tenants get their deposit money back in dispute cases

National deposit schemes are working as more tenants are refunded

DSS and DHSS Loans

Hot loans for DSS tenants!

When can a landlord enter a rented property occupied by a tenant

Generally, there are two types of clause allowing the landlord access, do they apply to you?
late rent fee

Can a landlord charge interest on a late rent payment?

Has your landlord tried to charge you a fee for late rent?

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

What is Section 11 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985?

It defines what your landlord must do
Rats in the cellar

Rats in Rented Property

There is a huge problem across the country at the moment with rats so what do you do if you have them?

What does Joint and Several mean in your tenancy agreement?

If you split the rent with someone else, you may be at risk

How do I find my landlords address when renting from a letting agent

Tenants have the right to know who your landlord is! Here's how to find out!

How to find landlord's that will accept DSS?

5 Top Tips to find landlords that will accept DSS
illegal letting fees in scotland

About illegal tenancy charges in Scotland

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

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

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

The Dispute Service tenancy deposit scheme

The Dispute Service Ltd (TDS) is an independent, not-for-profit company established in 2003
repairing obligations

What is disrepair?

Your landlord is required to keep your home in good repair and has the following important obligations

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