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Right to Rent and how to avoid the penalties

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We knew it was coming, but now we know for sure.  The Right to Rent checks, which at the moment only landlords in the West Midlands pilot area need to worry about, are due to be rolled out for the rest of England from 1 February 2016.

Posted by on 29 October 2015

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Countdown to The Negotiator Conference

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If you’re at The Negotiator Conference on the 3 November, then do come and say hello – the TDS team will be on hand to answer your deposit protection queries, and you might even win a bottle of champagne just by leaving your business card with us!

Posted by on 29 October 2015

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TDS Academy Refreshed! New dates and new courses announced

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We are delighted to announce our latest round of TDS Academy courses.

Posted by on 8 October 2015

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When relations turn cold...

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*The Adjudication Digest takes a recent decision by a TDS Adjudicator and sets out the reasoning behind the decision. The aim of these Digest reports is to help tenants, landlords and agents better understand how we make our adjudication decisions. The names of the landlords and tenants involved have been removed and this is only...

Posted by on 28 September 2015

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The end of the Amateur Landlord is Nigh

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The October Changes *I don’t know about you, but I am starting to feel a bit shell shocked.  There are so many changes going on!*

Posted by Tessa Shepperson on 28 September 2015

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We need your vote at the annual ESTAS awards!

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*The Tenancy Deposit Scheme* has entered The ESTAS, the biggest independent award scheme in the UK property industry.  The scheme measures firms on the level of customer service they provide based on research conducted through their clients. 

Posted by on 21 September 2015

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How to avoid property maintenance disputes

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*One of the most commonly misunderstood facets of the landlord tenant relationship is where responsibilities for property maintenance lie.*

Posted by on 23 June 2015

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Deregulation Bill Update: PropertyTribes interviews Steve Harriott

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The Deregulation Bill is expected to come into law within the coming weeks, updating and clarifying deposit protection law following the Superstrike v Rodrigues and Charalambous v Ng legal rulings.

Posted by Chris Kendall on 12 February 2015

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7 Questions you should be asking when recruiting an agent

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The property you are letting is more than likely the single most valuable asset which you own. It makes sense therefore before you put this property in the hands of a letting agent to ask the agent a number of pertinent questions before you actually sign a business contract with them. Taken from the Residential...

Posted by on 4 December 2014

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