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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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The Dispute Service tenancy deposit scheme

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

The advantages of renting from a private landlord

Discover ALL of the benefits from renting directly from a private landlord, not just cheaper rental prices!

DSS and DHSS Loans

Hot loans for DSS tenants!

What is an Order for Possession?

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

How the information on your housing benefit form is used by your council

Do you know how your information is being used?

Can a Tenant do the repairs the landlord will not do?

Learn how you can get the repairs done and deduct the cost from the rent
false statement

Misleading Advertising If misrepresentation made before the tenancy

Were you given false or misleading info about your property?
Save money

Tips for keeping bills low

Using some of our tips here will help you keep your day to day costs down and help you avoid problems with paying the rent.

Renting Property with Pets

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

What is a Section 13 Notice

Your landlord must issue a section 13 notice to increase the rent - find out more!

Can I rent a property with an IVA

Yes! As long as you can do the following

Can my housing benefit be paid directly to my landlord?

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

Rent No Deposit

If you have not got a deposit, what can you do? Here's a few ideas.

How Housing Benefit is calculated

Learn about the rules which are used to calculate housing benefit

PPI Claim

If you have a loan with any Financial institution you may be able to reclaim thousands if you have been miss sold PPI

Discretionary Housing Payments Form

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

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