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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 with over 90,000 registered members worldwide because we concentrate on tenants needs.

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. We cover everything from housing benefit, Tenancy Deposits, Letting Agents and the various Property, Landlord and Tenant Acts. 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 much Discretionary Housing Payments Can I get?

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

Sharing and renting together but someone wants to leave

Its important to make sure you do things right or it might be costly

The Dispute Service tenancy deposit scheme

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

Smoking Tenants

Smokers are feeling more and more under threat nowadays as many landlords refuse to rent to them

What does a Section 8 Notice mean?

What a Section 8 Notice Mean? We'll tell you all!

The MyDeposits ADR Claim Process

How to make a claim if your deposit is registered with the MyDeposits scheme

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?
harrassment

My landlord is harrassing me - tips on what to do

Are you being harrassed by your landlord?

Housing Benefit payments now limited by your area

Reduced weekly rent payments which are affected by your area!

The Deposit Protection Service (DPS) ADR Claim Process

How to make a claim if your deposit is registered with the DPSscheme

Rent Advance

Don't have the rent money on rent day? Get it within a few hours with specialist companies.
loans for unemployed on benefits

DSS and DHSS Loans

Great Info about loans for those claiming benefits.
guarantor

Guarantor Form

What's in a Rent Guarantor Form and what you need to do.

Legal Protection from Eviction 1977

Law covering what can and cannot be done about evicting tenants.

Tenants Deposit Deductions Due to Not Cleaning

Cleaning is the most common cause of deposit deductions,

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