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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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Students Contents Insurance

Make sure you safeguard your belongings, cheaper to insure than replace that laptop

The Dispute Service (TDS) ADR Claim Process

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

The maximum rent you can claim through housing benefit

New limits to the amounts you can claim through housing benefit

Will the changes to housing benefit affect you?

Housing benefit is changing and it WILL affect you!
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Changes from 2013: Capping overall benefits

The Government plans to get people working by making people on benefits poorer
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What the tenant needs to know about Penalty Clauses in tenancy agreements

What are penalty clauses and are they valid? - here's a few TenantsTips

Make sure you have Home Contents Insurance this Christmas

You should insure your possessions anyway but it's doubly important over the festive period

What is HHSRS, the Housing Health & Safety Rating System all about?

What are the requirements to minimise the risk to health of the occupants, and does your property comply?

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

Tenants get their deposit money back in dispute cases

National deposit schemes are working as more tenants are refunded

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
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Being a Guarantor

So, what does it actually mean for someone to become a guarantor for a friend or colleague who is taking up a rental agreement?

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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