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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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Rent to Buy Your Home

What is Renting to Buy all about, how does it work?

Have you abandoned your property?

If a tenancy agreement has not been legally ended or surrendered but the tenant has left the property during the tenancy then this is known as abandonment.
Housing benefit payments are late

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

Learn where you stand with your landlord
Housing benefit payments are late

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

Learn where you stand with your landlord

Can my housing benefit be paid directly to my landlord?

Want your benefit to go straight to your landlord? Find out how

Migrants Renting Problems

Despite the myths about migrants getting social housing, the numbers that do so within five years of arriving in the country are tiny.

What is included in a fully furnished rental property?

Know exactly what furniture you should expect when renting a furnished place!

How to stop or avoid being evicted from your rented property

Ways to avoid being evicted as a tenant

The Dispute Service tenancy deposit scheme

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

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

Holiday Loan

If you're short of available cash for your next holiday you might want to consider a holiday loan.
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 !

Deposit Loans

Discover everything you need to know when looking for deposit help

Student renting checklist

Top things to consider before renting as a student

How to find landlord's that will accept DSS?

5 Top Tips to find landlords that will accept DSS

Current LHA Rates for each council in Scotland

Find out the current LHA Rates for your council in Scotland

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