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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 advantages of renting from a private landlord

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

I just received a CCJ judgement - what happens now?

If you have received a CCJ heres some advice on what might happen next

What happens if my rent is cheaper than the housing benefit rates?

You want to keep the difference right? Find out if you can

Types of tenancies for minors Letting to families

Other than letting to a minor alone of course minors also form part of whole families who may wish to rent accommodation.

What to do if the landlord is not upholding agreements

If your landlord (or agent) agreed to do something before you moved in and didn’t here’s what you can do..

What are your Landlords responsibilities?

Know the 8 things the landlord must do!

Does my landlord need to get a HMO license?

If you think your landlord needs a HMO license here some questions to ask yourself about the property you live in

DSS and DHSS Loans

Hot loans for DSS tenants!

How to stop condensation – tips that work!

Practical tips to reduce condensation and stop your damp problem

Student Rents - How much does University rental cost

Costs are rising but how much does it really cost

What does a landlord’s gas safety certificate actually cover?

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

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

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

Rent Advance

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

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

How much Discretionary Housing Payments Can I get?

The council decide how much of any shortfall they decide to meet, here;s how.
guarantor

Being a Guarantor

So, what does it actually mean for someone to become a guarantor for a friend or colleague who is taking up a rental agreement?

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