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#ExpertView: GDPR - are you ready?

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*With the GDPR regulations set to take hold in less than two weeks’ time, Richard Jones, policy consultant and company secretary for the Residential Landlords Association (RLA), explains what the changes will mean for the private rented sector (PRS).*

Posted by Richard Jones on 15 May 2018

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#AskTDS: "Do I have to re-register my deposits every year?"

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*This article has been written in response to a landlord’s query: "Do I have to re-register my deposits every year?"*

Posted by Michael Morgan on 11 May 2018

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#ExpertView: TDS Northern Ireland celebrates Five years of Tenancy Deposit Protection

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*This week on #ExpertView, Eamonn Hunt, operations manager at TDS Northern Ireland, takes us on the journey of the firm from its inception to the market-leader in five years.*

Posted by Eamonn Hunt on 8 May 2018

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#AskTDS: "Can I use my deposit to cover my final month's rent?"

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*This article has been written in response to a tenant’s query: “Can I use my deposit to cover my final month’s rent?”*

Posted by Alison MacDougall on 4 May 2018

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#AskTDS: "I live in England and rent a property in Scotland, can I use TDS?"

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This article has been written in response to a landlord’s query: “I live in England and rent a property in Scotland, can I use TDS?”

Posted by Debbie Davies on 20 April 2018

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#ExpertView: TDS Academy Foundation Course

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A TDS member contacted us recently with a conundrum - how to give new staff members, some of whom were new to the lettings industry, a ‘crash course’ on tenancy deposit protection. So far so good – but they also wanted their colleagues to meet other letting agents and be able to compare experiences.

Posted by Christel Jones on 27 March 2018

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#ExpertView: Community Links Bromley receives funding to help local tenants

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Community Links Bromley has received £8,870 funding from the TDS Charitable Foundation to create an online toolkit for new tenants renting privately in Bromley.

Posted by Christel Jones on 16 January 2018

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#ExpertView: Sustainable energy charity receives funding to help South West landlords

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The Bristol-based Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE) has received £14,050 funding from the TDS Charitable Foundation to develop a project that will help landlords in the South West to better understand their obligations around Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES).

Posted by Kelly Wallace on 5 December 2017

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#ExpertView: What is the TDS Charitable Foundation?

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With 9 rounds and 38 funded projects under its belt, the TDS Charitable Foundation has been working to advance education about housing rights and obligations since its inception in July 2014. It is funded by donations from The Dispute Service (TDS), the leading Tenancy Deposit Scheme, and is presided over by a board of Trustees. To...

Posted by Kelly Wallace on 7 November 2017

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#AskTDS: "The tenant can't give me an address for after the tenancy ends. How do I complete the Prescribed Information?"

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This article has been written in response to an Agent's query: “The tenant can't give me an address for after the tenancy ends. How do I complete the Prescribed Information?”

Posted by Debbie Davies on 9 October 2017

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