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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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What does a tenant's credit check show?

The truth about what your credit check shows
illegal letting fees in scotland

How to claim your tenancy fee back.

If you rent in Scotland and been charged letting fees you can get them back !

Made Homeless – What rights and options do you have?

Being made homless then this article will give you a few tips.

Student Debt Consolidation - TenantsTips

Making your total debt easier and cheaper to manage, its time to consider a student consolidation loan

The advantages of letting from a Letting Agent

The pro's and con's of using a letting agent to find and rent a property

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
late rent fee

When can a landlord charge for gas and electricity?

If you think you are being charged excessively for electricity and gas by your landlord, know your rights.

Free Credit Check

Check your credit history for FREE!

How to make a claim against your landlord if you suffer damage

Don't let the landlord fob you off, if repairs havent been done and you suffer you can make a claim

Renting for Migrants

How Rental Housing conditions are being targeted for new migrants
late rent fee

Can a landlord charge interest on a late rent payment?

Has your landlord tried to charge you a fee for late rent?

How many bedrooms will housing benefit allow me?

Its down to your situation, find out more

The Deposit Protection Service (DPS) ADR Claim Process

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

What is Section 11 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985?

It defines what your landlord must do

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
death of landlord

What happens if my Landlord Dies?

The unfortunate untimely death of a landlord does not need to lead to a great deal of stress for a tenant.

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