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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.



Top ranked articles

What is the fixed term of a tenancy agreement

Many tenants do not understand the phrase fixed term so here's some the info

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

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

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 does a landlord’s gas safety certificate actually cover?

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

Types of Tenancies for Minors Equitable tenancy

Although the minor does not have a tenancy and would not be enforceable at law, there is an alternative

What does Joint and Several mean in your tenancy agreement?

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

How to stop or avoid being evicted from your rented property

Ways to avoid being evicted as a tenant

The Deposit Protection Service (DPS) ADR Claim Process

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

Housing Benefit Changes 2013

Housing benefit is changing and it WILL affect you!

Current LHA Rates for each council in Scotland

Find out the current LHA Rates for your council in Scotland

Rent Advance

Don't have the rent money on rent day? Get it within a few hours with specialist companies.

How To Improve Your Credit Score

It can be difficult to rent if you have bad credit, here are some tips on improving your credit rating to make it easier to rent a property.

I'm a student, do I need to pay council tax?

It depends on you and who you share with, find out more
Housing benefit payments are late

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

Learn where you stand with your landlord
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.

Who is responsibility for Damp in a Rented Property

If you have got damp patches who is responsible for repairing the damage?

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