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

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

The landlord was trying to charge the tenant to register the deposit and also failed to protect the security deposit - Landlord and Tenant Law

This landlord tried to charge the tenant for something that he has to do by law - find out who won this case?

Should I declare my IVA when applying to rent?

Top tips for renting with poor credit

Free Score Credit Score Check

Check your credit score history quickly and easily online.

How many bedrooms will housing benefit allow me?

Its down to your situation, find out more

Contents insurance that protects your tenancy deposit

Find out why you should never lose your deposit!
Rats in the cellar

Rats in Rented Property

There is a huge problem across the country at the moment with rats so what do you do if you have them?

I rent and room in a HMO should I have an EPC?

With Costs always rising you need to know how efficient your heating is.

Smoking Tenants

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

What does Joint and Several mean in your tenancy agreement?

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

Mortgage Company Repossessing The Property From The Landlord?

If your landlord hasnt paid the mortgage the property might get repossessed but you have rights. Read our Tips.

What does a tenant's credit check show?

The truth about what your credit check shows

I just received a CCJ judgement - what happens now?

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

Cap on the Maximum Benefit you can receive from April 2013

From April 2013 the Government will cap welfare benefit payments. Learn about the new maximum limits for families and individuals living in council or housing association properties.

Immigration and renting Property

FAQ for renting property as a migrant into the country

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