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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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I’m in rent arrears can I just hand the keys back and walk away

Well, you can do but we seriously advise against it, heres why ...

What is an Inventory and Schedule of Condition

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

Rats in Rented Property

There is a huge problem across the country at the moment with rats so what do you do if you have them?

Renting Property with Pets

Pet friendly accommodation is in short supply these days follow these tips to help your cause

Housing benefit changes from 1 April 2011: The end of the 'excess payment'

Will the end of the excess payment hurt your pocket?

The Dispute Service tenancy deposit scheme

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

What does Joint and Several mean in your tenancy agreement?

If you split the rent with someone else, you may be at risk

Smoking Tenants

Smokers are feeling more and more under threat nowadays as many landlords refuse to rent to them
Housing benefit payments are late

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

Learn where you stand with your landlord

The landlord has not registered my tenancy deposit or served the prescribed information - Landlord and Tenant Law

Find out who won this legal case when the landlord failed to register the tenancy deposit

What is a Rent Assessment Committee?

When you think the rent is too high you can get formal help in the form of a tribunal meeting

The Dispute Service (TDS) ADR Claim Process

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

How to choose a good Letting Agent to find your rental property

The advantages of using an approved letting agent
debt consolidation Loan

Debt Consolidation

Loans for people who need to bring all the debts under one roof.
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.
tenants responsibilities

What are a tenant`s responsibilities?

Tenants’ responsibilities should be clearly described in the tenancy agreement signed at the commencement of the tenancy.

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