Viewing entries posted in November 2013

Video - Tenant attacks French property with sledgehammer over deposit; if only they had deposit protection!

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Yesterday The Metro circulated a shocking video of a tenant in France who, after being told he wouldn't get his deposit back, took to the property with a sledgehammer!

Posted by Chris Kendall on 29 November 2013


Tenancy deposit protection in Ireland "a priority for 2014"

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Jan O'Sullivan  Jan O'Sullivan TD, minister with responsibility for housing in Éire, last week announced the Irish Government's plans to introduce tenancy deposit protection in the Republic of Ireland.

Posted by Chris Kendall on 28 November 2013


Least said soonest mended....TDS Adjudication Digest

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In this month’s case, a landlord claimed a sum that was considerably in excess of the £1,000 deposit. In support of his claims, the landlord produced a check in report that was dated several years before the start of the tenancy. The check in report was comprehensive, and had been well produced by an inventory...

Posted by Mike Morgan, Head of Dispute Resolution on 6 November 2013


Making disputes easier with new online evidence portal

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We are very pleased to announce that today we are launching a brand new Disputes Evidence Portal on the TDS website.  The portal will make it quicker and easier to raise or respond to a dispute online.

Posted by Chris Kendall on 4 November 2013