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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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What is the fixed term of a tenancy agreement

Many tenants do not understand the phrase fixed term so here's some the info
Car loan

Loans to buy a car

Theres some great deals available now with interest rates so low. So if you fancy that new car, now might be the time for a cheap car loan

What is an Inventory and Schedule of Condition

The inventory - is it more important than the tenancy agreement?
Can I claim housing benefit

Can I claim Housing Benefit?

Can you claim housing benefit? Find out!

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.

Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999

Unfair terms in Tenancy Agreements

Legal Protection from Eviction 1977

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

How to Claim a Discretionary Housing Payment

When and how to make a claim for extra funding under the DHP scheme.

My landlord is trying to evict me - here's what you must do

Is your landlord doing it by the book? Find out.

What is Tenants Contents Insurance?

Why Lose your £1000 deposit when you dont have to?

Will the changes to housing benefit affect you?

Housing benefit is changing and it WILL affect you!
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Top 10 rental deposit tips

Some of the basics about your deposit and how to manage things

How to find landlord's that will accept DSS?

5 Top Tips to find landlords that will accept DSS

The MyDeposits tenancy deposit scheme

An insurance-based tenancy Deposit scheme, where your landlord physically keeps the deposit..
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