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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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Views: 122
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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Views: 167
LLO
04/03/2019 10:35

Deposits - different amounts for different tenants
Is it allowable to specify a higher deposit required for non-UK tenants (ie non-UK passport holde

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Views: 108
DPT
01/03/2019 16:33

Extra deposit
Just following on from your call of the week, I have a tenant who moved into my property in March

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Landlord Advice Team
01/03/2019 11:03

5 WEEKS LIMIT ON OLD DEPOSITS
Hi further to my tel con with wayne today, our ast sates: At the end of the initial fixed t

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ASW
01/03/2019 09:20

Eviction process query
I applied for a Warrant of Possession online on 24th January and am waiting to hear from the bail

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Views: 125
Landlord Advice Team
26/02/2019 16:15

Eviction process query
I applied for a Warrant of Possession online on 24th January and am waiting to hear from the bail

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Views: 105
Landlord Advice Team
26/02/2019 15:20

Tenancy costs to ventilate property
Could you advise if a deduction can be made from the deposit if my property is returned with a st

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Maureen_539
26/02/2019 10:54

deposit
with the new rules coming in in June if I take two months deposit now for a tenancy for 6 months

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DPT
18/02/2019 10:56

understand the impending change in the law regarding the value of deposits held
I have five existing tenants who at this time have a deposit that is larger than five weeks of th

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Views: 154
Shaheen
18/02/2019 07:07

Dispute Resolution Service crazy result
I post this in the hope that others will gain some wisdom from my experience. I use the De

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Views: 390
Eric35red
16/02/2019 14:26

Further depososit
Hi We have tenants who have been in occupation for almost 12 months, during this time the

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Lesley
14/02/2019 10:50

Further depososit
Hi We have tenants who have been in occupation for almost 12 months, during this time the

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Views: 130
Landlord Advice Team
14/02/2019 10:49

Tenants left no notice
Our tenants left without notice and put keys through agents door. They lived there for five years

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Views: 192
Ant
08/02/2019 08:24

Zero Deposit.com
I have a property up for let at the moment and the agents I am using to find a tenant are strongl

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Views: 201
Maureen_539
07/02/2019 21:45

Deposit Protection
Hi We signed our tenant off last week. On re-visiting the property we find it quite dirty

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Views: 186
Maureen_539
30/01/2019 15:47

Mistakes Made.
Hello AST start date 16 May 2014. 1).Deposit taken but did not put in scheme 2).No inventory t

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Views: 195
Olivia66
22/01/2019 18:47

Existing tenant - new contract with new joint tenant
Hi I have existing tenant with deposit protected in DPS scheme. I am setting up new tenan

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Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
02/01/2019 10:32

Statutory Declaration for deposit return
Is there an online service for getting a solicitor to sign the statutory declaration where the te

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Views: 213
Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
07/12/2018 14:58

How to return deposit when tenant has moved out and is not contactable
My tenant has moved out but I'm unable to contact him. How can I return his deposit? He mo

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Views: 200
Landlord Advice Team
03/12/2018 10:34

Tenant threatening court over deposit
Hi. I had some very bad tenants staying in a flat that I own and let through an agent. They mo

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Views: 351
DPT
25/11/2018 11:46

Deposit and damage/theft
Hi Everyone, Long time reader first time poster. Appreciate in advance your thoughts and w

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Views: 270
theartfullodger_626
23/11/2018 09:11

Deregulation Act 2015
Do the Sections of the Deregulation Act 2015 relating to Tenancy Deposits apply to properties in

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Views: 261
theartfullodger_626
14/11/2018 14:36

Advice Needed - 4 weekly rent (HB) and what scheme for deposit ??
Hi Not sure where to post this but here covers one area. I am about to start a new

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Views: 280
bilabonic
08/11/2018 22:31

Deposit - how much?
Is it one months rent that is the norm for a tenants deposit?

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Views: 249
Harper
03/11/2018 18:07

Prescribed documents re deposit protection
New tenancy commenced on 3.9.18 and signed agreement, inventory, condition of property etc obtain

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Views: 277
Shaheen
18/10/2018 12:11

Deposit under Excluded Tenancy Agreement
We are renting out a room under the Excluded Tenancy Agreement (RLA Form V2JW18042018). We

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Views: 244
DPT
17/10/2018 16:26

deposit is returned within 10 days?
Afternoon All, Can I confirm it is not UK Law the deposit is returned within 10 days? I

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Views: 307
DPT
08/10/2018 15:59

Urgent advice please!
So, Iíll keep this brief and to the point! We agreed with a tenant that she would pay in insta

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Views: 317
Shaheen
07/10/2018 21:18

Tenant's goods left in Property
My tenant has moved out at the agreed end of his tenancy, but has left loads of clothes and furni

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Views: 298
Landlord Advice Team
01/10/2018 15:52

Zero Deposit Guarantees
Have any landlords experience of this scheme? And if so, did it work for you and would you recomm

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Views: 299
DPT
28/09/2018 17:19

Claiming for redecoration
Our house was newly decorated top to bottom when the tenant moved in 11 months ago. Now they are

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Views: 434
elbowe
16/09/2018 11:00

Tenant break contract
Tenant has left the property 2 months into a 12 month the contract with only 10 days notice compl

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Views: 380
BlueSky
13/09/2018 22:13

DPS dispute
Despite massive household damages and lots of rubbish left at the property DPS has just awarded u

Replies: 9
Views: 422
Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
13/09/2018 15:41

How long before I can claim the deposit?
Hi, my tenant's moved out on 26th Aug. I have not been given any forwarding address for them

Replies: 8
Views: 310
Malico
12/09/2018 14:28

Maximum holding deposit
Hi All, is there new rule about the maximum holding deposit a landlord or agent can take from pro

Replies: 3
Views: 317
Catie
07/09/2018 12:43

deposit
a potential tenant has given a partial deposit by bank transfer then not turned up to move in or

Replies: 5
Views: 306
theartfullodger_626
05/09/2018 23:07

deposit
a potential tenant has given a partial deposit by bank transfer then not turned up to move in or

Replies: 1
Views: 216
DPT
05/09/2018 13:57

Error in deposit protection
Hi, I have discovered that I have failed to arrange protection on a deposit that is now due a

Replies: 3
Views: 371
Landlord Advice Team
05/09/2018 09:34
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