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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. Almost 100,000 members are now registered worldwide because we 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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How Housing Benefit is calculated

Learn about the rules which are used to calculate housing benefit

How to reduce your energy bills

Find out why 90% of tenants pay higher energy bills

Home Swap Sites

What websites are out there to help me and what should I look for?

What is council housing?

Confused by the meaning of council housing?

Who is responsibility for Damp in a Rented Property

If you have got damp patches who is responsible for repairing the damage?

Tenants Deposit Deductions Due to Not Cleaning

Cleaning is the most common cause of deposit deductions,

Is damp and condensation dangerous to my health?

Discover the health problems damp and condensation can cause
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Top 10 rental deposit tips

Some of the basics about your deposit and how to manage things
farm workers agricultural tenancy

Do I have an agricultural tenancy?

It is important to have the right type of tenancy agreement if your an agricultural worker

Types of Tenancies for Minors Equitable tenancy

Although the minor does not have a tenancy and would not be enforceable at law, there is an alternative

Where to send your completed housing benefit application form

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

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 my housing benefit be paid directly to my landlord?

Want your benefit to go straight to your landlord? Find out how

Gas & Electricity

View the latest the cheapest gas and electric available
Housing benefit payments are late

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

Learn where you stand with your landlord