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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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Housing benefit payments are late

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

Learn where you stand with your landlord

Housing Benefit payments now limited by your area

Reduced weekly rent payments which are affected by your area!

Can my housing benefit be paid directly to my landlord?

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

Student Loans

Great value low cost loans just for students

What is an Inventory and Schedule of Condition

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

What is an EPC

You might not know it, but they're really important and you should have one

Free Credit Check

Check your credit history for FREE!

Renting to Minors – Can I Rent Under 18

Many landlords refuse to let to 16- and 17-year-olds because they fear that minors cannot be bound by a contract but it doesnt have to be this way.

Does my landlord need to get a HMO license?

If you think your landlord needs a HMO license here some questions to ask yourself about the property you live in

Deposit Loans

Discover everything you need to know when looking for deposit help

Contents insurance that protects your tenancy deposit

Find out why you should never lose your deposit!
loans for unemployed on benefits

DSS and DHSS Loans

Great Info about loans for those claiming benefits.

Current LHA Rates for each council in England

Find out the current LHA Rates for your council in England

Before you Sign the Tenancy Agreement

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

How much Discretionary Housing Payments Can I get?

The council decide how much of any shortfall they decide to meet, here;s how.

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