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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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Views: 143
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: 124
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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Views: 147
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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Views: 170
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

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: 158
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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Views: 214
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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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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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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Views: 210
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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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: 442
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

Replies: 1
Views: 176
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: 238
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: 257
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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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: 246
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: 265
Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS)
07/12/2018 14:58
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