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

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Harper
16/06/2019 23:00

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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Mag
15/06/2019 11:22

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

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Landlord Advice Team
14/06/2019 14:26

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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,

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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

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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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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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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,

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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.

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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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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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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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An exasperated Landlord!
08/04/2019 07:38

Client Money Protection
With the new Client Money Protection law that is coming in, I use www.mydeposits.co.uk to registe

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Landlord Advice Team
29/03/2019 10:04

Debt relief orders and deposits
Hi My tenant moved out after getting a debt relief order. Am I allowed to claim losses f

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Landlord Advice Team
27/03/2019 11:07

Client money protection - ONLY for agents, or ALSO for landlords?
Clarification sought, please In her article about the new client money protection scheme, RL

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JamesLAT
14/03/2019 16:51

How to assess amount to deduct from deposit for negligence leading to ruining furniture?
Hi there - I have a tenant who decided to take a solid oak table (the larger table from a 2-piece

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Landlord Advice Team
11/03/2019 16:18

Holding deposit rules
We are recruiting student tenants now, March, for start in September. I have been told that if we

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Landlord Advice Team
11/03/2019 15:56

Refund of Holding Deposit
Hi, If I receive an application from a group of students, each having a guarantor and one of the

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Lola Black
08/03/2019 17:58

Return if depoist
Hi my tenant has now agreed what he is prepared to pay towards redecorating , garden clearance et

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Landlord Advice Team
05/03/2019 09:18

Jurisprudence concerning tenants using deposit as last months rent.
The one month deposit was lodged with a registered agency. The tenant refused to pay the last mo

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LLO
04/03/2019 10:35
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