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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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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.
End of Tenancy

How to prepare for ending the tenancy

Once it’s been decided that the tenant will move out it’s time to start planning for it as it will help you to get the full deposit back.

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

What is an Order for Possession?

Understand what a order for possession means and what you must do

Making a Complaint about your Letting Agent

If you have some problems and not getting any joy with your agent follow these guidelines

Smoking Tenants

Smokers are feeling more and more under threat nowadays as many landlords refuse to rent to them

How to fill in the Housing Benefit Application Form

We tell you what you must do to get your payments as quickly as possible

Gas & Electricity

View the latest the cheapest gas and electric available

What is an Order for Possession?

Understand what a order for possession means and what you must do

Renting Property with Pets

Pet friendly accommodation is in short supply these days follow these tips to help your cause
illegal letting fees in scotland

About illegal tenancy charges in Scotland

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

What is a Housing Association and how do they work?

Confused by the meaning of council housing?
harrassment

My landlord is harrassing me - tips on what to do

Are you being harrassed by your landlord?

Discretionary Housing Payments Form

What's in it and how to complete the Discretionary Housing Payments Form.

Can my housing benefit be paid directly to my landlord?

Want your benefit to go straight to your landlord? Find out how
letting agent rip off fees

How to avoid rip-off Letting Agent Administration fees

Every year more and more people are tenants than ever before. Here you can read some tips how to be a happy tenant.

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