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We write weekly articles on all things deposit-related and feature regular guest bloggers who provide great insight into issues affecting the private rented sector, or on best practice in the industry.

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#ExpertView Covid-19: Early handover of keys in lock-down – what should you do?

In this week’s #ExpertView, the TDS customer service team offers advice on handing over keys earl...

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AskTDS – March 27th
Tenant Questions

#AskTDS: “I am not yet leaving my tenancy, but I cannot pay this month’s rent. Can I use my depo...

In the current climate, TDS has received numerous questions from letting agents, landlords and tena...

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Press Release: Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS) Launches Covid-19 FAQs Guide to Help Landlords, Letting ...

Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS) has launched an FAQ web page for landlords, letting agents and tenants...

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Agent Questions

#AskTDS: “How can changes to the parties of a tenancy affect the deposit?”

This week, Kelly Wallace, Sales Manager at Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS), answers an agent’s quest...

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A guide to the legislation

#NewsStory: TDS releases a Guide to the Tenancy Deposit Legislation in England and Wales

The Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS) has released its latest guide to the tenancy deposit protection (T...

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ExpertView 17th March

#ExpertView: Key Documents and the Deductions Template

Planning on making a deduction from the tenancy deposit?  Read this first. Where the terms ...

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Landlord Questions

#AskTDS: “Do I have to re-register my tenancy deposits every year?”

This article has been written in response to a landlord’s query: “Do I have to re-register my t...

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#ExpertView: Agents Giving Day 2020

Join forces with Agents Giving to help combat poverty in your local communities Do something gre...

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#NewsStory: Raising Standards in the UK Private Rented Sector

The private rented sector (PRS) has expanded and evolved significantly over the last fifteen years....

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