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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 does a landlord’s gas safety certificate actually cover?

Is your gas safety up to scratch? See what yours should include

The Deposit Protection Service tenancy deposit scheme

The DPS is open to all private landlords and letting agents, with no pre-conditions to join

How to Claim a Discretionary Housing Payment

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

What Discretionary Housing Payments are Available

Learn what you can claim for and get extra benefit money when you are struggling

Housing benefit changes from 1 April 2011: Reduced payments for non-dependents

Other adults live with you? Your payments will be reduced

How to reduce your energy bills

Find out why 90% of tenants pay higher energy bills

What proof and ID's are required to Claim Housing Benefit

Find out the proof documents you need to claim housing benefit

My rented property is dangerous to my health but the landlord does nothing

If your rented property is dangerous the landlord has a legal obligation to make good the situation quickly!
repossession

Mortgage Company Repossessing The Property From The Landlord?

If your landlord hasnt paid the mortgage the property might get repossessed but you have rights. Read our Tips.

Housing Benefit payments now limited by your area

Reduced weekly rent payments which are affected by your area!

The Dispute Service tenancy deposit scheme

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

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

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

Tenants get their deposit money back in dispute cases

National deposit schemes are working as more tenants are refunded

How to rent with Bad Credit, CCJ's, IVA's or Bankruptcy

Expert secrets of how to rent with bad credit...

Benefit Problems and Landlord taking you to court because of rent arrears

If the landlord takes you to court beware of the following

Christmas Loan

A Christmas loan could help you through this financially demanding period of the year.

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