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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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Tenant Questions

#AskTDS: Maintaining gardens in rented properties – what are your responsibilities as a tenant...

Gardening accounts for more than a quarter of all deposit disputes claimed by landlords using our T...

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Landlord Questions

#AskTDS: How Will the Tenant Fees End of Transition Affect Tenancy Deposits in 2020?

On the 31st May 2020, the transition period for the Tenant Fees Act in England will end. What does ...

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Landlord Questions

#AskTDS “How do I avoid tenancy deposit disputes that could arise from decisions made during Covid...

There have been many questions from landlords, letting agents and tenants on tenancy deposits since...

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#PressRelease: New Covid-19 Webinars from TDS Answer Tenancy Deposit Questions in Lockdown

The only not-for-profit tenancy deposit protection scheme, Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS), have launc...

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#BreakingNews: New guidelines to allow the housing market to resume in England.

News broke yesterday that Regulations covering travel restrictions in England are being relaxe...

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#AskTDS: Where Can Tenants Find Answers on Deposits, Check-ins and Property Inspections During the C...

Covid-19 has brought with it much stress and confusion for tenants in private rented properties, an...

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Press Release: TDS Publishes Updated Tenant Fees Matrix for England and Wales

Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS) has updated their popular Tenant Fees Matrix, which simplifies the mos...

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#ExpertView: Industry Acts of Kindness

Industry charity Agents Giving are encouraging the industry to share their #IndustryActsofKindness ...

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Landlord Questions

#AskTDS “My tenant is moving out and I am concerned they may have Covid-19. How does this affect c...

During the Covid-19 lockdown, landlords, letting agents and tenants have raised questions about how...

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