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Our adjudication training project with University of Law, Guildford

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Having started in September 2014, the project between TDS and the University of Law, Guildford has now successfullly completed a second full academic year.

Posted by Sandy Bastin on 21 June 2016

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Student Lettings ~ Infrequent Claims?

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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...

Posted by on 3 November 2015

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"Leaving early? Just sign here....."

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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...

Posted by on 9 March 2015

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Student tips: Is it a holding deposit or tenancy deposit?

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*House hunting for students is now well under way. If you have spoken to housing advisers, they will have reminded you that your tenancy deposit must be protected within 30 days of you paying it. *

Posted by Chris Kendall on 18 February 2015

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How to go about changing sharers mid-tenancy

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* Over the past few weeks we have posted a lot of advice for the many student tenants who have just begun renting for the first time.*

Posted by Chris Kendall on 22 October 2014

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Student tenant tips: First time renting? Act now and don't lose your deposit later

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* Student tenant tips The new term has started, and so have lots of new tenancies.*

Posted by Chris Kendall on 30 September 2014

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Student tenant tips: Is your deposit protected?

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*The new term is approaching and the nation’s students are getting ready for the big move! *Over the next few weeks we will be blogging advice for student tenants on one of the most controversial parts of renting from a private landlord – your tenancy deposit. All being well you should get your deposit money...

Posted by Chris Kendall on 12 September 2014

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Student tenant tips: Holding deposit or tenancy deposit?

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* Student moving home The new term is approaching and the nation’s students are getting ready for the big move! Like becoming a student, becoming a tenant for the first time can be daunting, fun, hard work, and extremely confusing. *

Posted by Ben Beadle on 3 September 2014

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Students - don't let your deposit get away!

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Research published by the National Union of Students today revealed that only just over half of students were sure that their tenancy deposit was protected. If you are a student renting from a private landlord the chances are your deposit needs to be protected in a government approved scheme such as TDS. If you have a deposit on an...

Posted by Chris Kendall on 19 March 2014

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