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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

What to do when you’re letting agent refuses to give you your landlords name and address

Tutufo asks the question, we give him the answer to fix his problem

Tip for sharing a rented house or flat

Some basics you need to think about before sharing a rented property
Housing benefit payments are late

Housing benefit haven't paid me what shall I do?

Learn where you stand with your landlord

Student Loans

Great value low cost loans just for students

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

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

Benefit Problems and Landlord taking you to court because of rent arrears

If the landlord takes you to court beware of the following

Student Rents - How much does University rental cost

Costs are rising but how much does it really cost

What does a landlord’s gas safety certificate actually cover?

Is your gas safety up to scratch? See what yours should include

Before you Sign the Tenancy Agreement

You need to thoroughly understand the assured shorthold tenancy agreement before you sign - here's a few TenantsTips
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?

Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995

If you have moved property you can be released from covenants and agreements of previous tenancies.

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?

The Deposit Protection Service tenancy deposit scheme

The DPS is open to all private landlords and letting agents, with no pre-conditions to join

Where to send your completed housing benefit application form

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

What is included in a fully furnished rental property?

Know exactly what furniture you should expect when renting a furnished place!

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