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Inventory and deposit
We had an agency find us tenants and as part of their service they collected the rent which was f

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Ant
09/07/2019 17:16

Agency fraud
Hi all, Unfortunately, the estate agency employed at the start of the tenancy has vanished

Replies: 7
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Landlord Advice Team
08/07/2019 11:31

Zero deposit scheme
Hi, I was recently e-mailed a 3rd party advert by RLA for Zerodeposit.com. This seems like a go

Replies: 9
Views: 128
Landlord Advice Team
03/07/2019 09:28

Letting to a Company(Company Lets)
I am looking for an advise on If we rent our property to a company..Can we take 2 months depos

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Views: 58
gillingham
02/07/2019 12:19

New Periodic tenancies and deposit rules
I have a 1 year AST about to expire on which I hold a 6 week rental deposit. If that drops onto

Replies: 1
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Landlord Advice Team
01/07/2019 11:25

Barry
I have just spoken to a Tennant and they have been told for them to get their deposit back they

Replies: 8
Views: 61
Member849/0
27/06/2019 12:34

Help! Looking for the next steps once a CCJ has been Issued
Hi, I'm seeking advice on what the next steps are once a CCJ has been issued? back ground is:

Replies: 4
Views: 78
An exasperated Landlord!
26/06/2019 06:23

Deposit dispute
Hi, my property was managed by an agent who has failed to register and return the deposit of a te

Replies: 6
Views: 58
vudavid
25/06/2019 13:09

Interest on Protected Deposits
Is it legal for an agent to retain the interest on a tenant's deposit when it is returned to

Replies: 4
Views: 56
Landlord Advice Team
21/06/2019 10:04

Custodial vs Insured Deposit Schemes
Hi, I was interested in knowing what the merits of an insured deposit scheme was vs a cust

Replies: 14
Views: 115
Cueball 83
21/06/2019 09:57

document to the tenant
I issued a deposit certificate and looking for accompanying document to give to the tenant. By e

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Views: 66
Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
18/06/2019 09:13

Deposits premium
Under the revised legislation can I charge my new tenant for the premium I have to pay to insure

Replies: 5
Views: 85
RACEFIELD
12/06/2019 18:01

Insured rent deposits after June 1st
Is there a change in the legal requirements so that landlords can no longer insure their deposits

Replies: 11
Views: 115
Shay
06/06/2019 23:12

TDS adjudication process injustice + problems with RLA log-through to TDS
I have just had a decision from the TDS that I consider unfair. The system requires that I

Replies: 10
Views: 78
Maureen_539
06/06/2019 15:12

5 weeks max security deposit
I get the 5 weeks max security deposit and I get the bit about tenancy agreements being signed be

Replies: 15
Views: 149
Landlord Advice Team
05/06/2019 10:11

Is the deposit protected correctly?
Hi Can anyone confirm if the deposit for my tenants is sufficiently protected for me to serve the

Replies: 1
Views: 70
Shaheen
03/06/2019 09:39

deposits cap
Hi I have read your post which states that a tenancy agreement has to be entered into 15 days

Replies: 8
Views: 91
DPT
02/06/2019 17:37

Deposit Protection 30 days after...
Hi, I protected tenant's deposit at the beginning of the tenancy within a few days of

Replies: 1
Views: 71
Shaheen
02/06/2019 15:30

Tenant Fees Ban - partial repayament of TDS custodial deposit?
Please confirm that my understanding of the new Tenant Fees Ban is correct. As our current tenanc

Replies: 2
Views: 67
SunnySkies
31/05/2019 13:19

Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement
I have inherited a house and have a potential tenant who I will offer an ASTA too, using your tem

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Views: 76
Anthony Lewis
30/05/2019 20:40

Deposits not passed to new owner
I recently completed on a property which was sold by receivers with tenants in occupation. I enqu

Replies: 3
Views: 80
SOE Landlord
28/05/2019 09:46

Partial refund of deposit (DPS)
Hi, I have agreed to refund part of the security deposit my tenants paid at the commencement of t

Replies: 2
Views: 96
Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
24/05/2019 15:19

Tenant fees
Hi, I have just read about the tenant fees ban and I am not sure about two items: first,

Replies: 8
Views: 114
Harper
23/05/2019 22:42

RETURN OF DEPOSITS
Under new legislation due later this year we will only be allowed to take 5 weeks deposit for any

Replies: 4
Views: 190
Member_550
23/05/2019 13:48

Deposit Cap on
I used the RLA standard AST agreement on a new tenancy in Oct 2018.In took 6 weeks deposit. When

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Views: 104
Landlord Advice Team
23/05/2019 12:21

Deposit Guards/AST Renewal
Looking ahead..I have registered my tenants deposit with Deposit Guard TDS and all the relevant p

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Views: 81
Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
21/05/2019 08:11

DPS Scheme
I have using the DPS scheme for years and put dozens of deposits through it. For the first time,

Replies: 4
Views: 212
Bloddy
20/05/2019 16:08

Late Payment of deposit by tenant
Tenant moved in 16th April saying the council would pay his £400 deposit. They didn't.

Replies: 11
Views: 104
Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
17/05/2019 09:02

Prescribed Info
I have just registered my tenants deposit under the Deposit Guard.I received the Prescribed Info

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Views: 91
DPT
10/05/2019 09:00

Pets
If we have taken a pet deposit on a property prior to the tenant fee ban and the tenancy then cha

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Views: 107
LLO
09/05/2019 08:51

Deposits
Does the three times penalty include the original deposit. And is there a time limit for a tenant

Replies: 1
Views: 94
Landlord Advice Team
08/05/2019 14:50

Deposit Replacement Scheme (DRS).
Does anyone use or have knowledge of these schemes? They appear to be readily available via agent

Replies: 0
Views: 81
W1nstaan
08/05/2019 13:24

Cleaning fees deducted from deposit
Hi, In the light of the imminent tenant fee ban, can we continue to include, as we do now. a clau

Replies: 13
Views: 170
laviniateresa
02/05/2019 15:02

deposit for future tenancy
I have four student Tenants who are shortly signing a Contract for the year 2019 to 2020 starting

Replies: 12
Views: 119
Kenny (A)
29/04/2019 17:25

Deposit protection
Hi I have my tenant's deposit and I need to register it with TDS. I buy properties throug

Replies: 5
Views: 97
Landlord Advice Team
29/04/2019 10:38

deposits when tenants are issued a new ast
Hi My tenants are requesting a new 6 month AST, we are in England and the original tenancy was

Replies: 8
Views: 136
GPB
23/04/2019 17:51

TRANSFERRING DEPOSIT TO NEW PROPERTY
I need some advice as I've got myself into a possible tricky situation. I have agreed that so

Replies: 2
Views: 99
DPT
20/04/2019 21:47

Re-assigning a share of deposit
I have joint tenants who are a couple that are splitting up amicably and one of them is moving ou

Replies: 5
Views: 90
Bobby08
12/04/2019 11:39

Tenant not paying last month's rent
Hello, I have the RLA Deposit Guard scheme. Informed and reminded my tenants that they hav

Replies: 3
Views: 136
Silverfox
11/04/2019 16:43

Legal Advice about recovering a deposit from an agent
Dear Sir or Madame I am seeking advice on how to take legal action to an agent who has rep

Replies: 18
Views: 174
An exasperated Landlord!
08/04/2019 07:38
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