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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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Tenants Credit Cards

Best credit cards for tenants - pay nothing for 24 months!

The Section 213 means your landlord must register your tenancy deposit

Your landlord must register your deposit - according to the law!

Why do the LHA rates change each month?

Learn the reasons why LHA rates change each month
What is Universal Credit

What are the differences between what benefits I claim now and with Universal Credit?

There are several main changes other than the merging of several welfare payments here's some TenantsTips.

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

What is an Inventory and Schedule of Condition

The inventory - is it more important than the tenancy agreement?

Have you abandoned your property?

If a tenancy agreement has not been legally ended or surrendered but the tenant has left the property during the tenancy then this is known as abandonment.

House Swaps How to Do it

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

Do tenants need to have their own contents insurance?

Learn why its a good idea for you to get your own cover

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

If the landlord takes you to court beware of the following
debt consolidation Loan

Debt Consolidation

Loans for people who need to bring all the debts under one roof.

Can a Tenant do the repairs the landlord will not do?

Learn how you can get the repairs done and deduct the cost from the rent

What does a Section 21 Notice mean?

The legal meaning to a section 21

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.

What Discretionary Housing Payments are Available

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

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