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Talking Trees

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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 gain a better understanding of how we make our adjudication decisions. The names of the landlords and tenants involved have been removed and...

Posted by Dispute Resolution Team on 15 August 2016

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The critical importance of checking your tenants

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In this week's guest blog, Tessa Shepperson talks about the importance of tenant checks.

Posted by Tessa Shepperson of Landlord Law on 1 July 2016

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Disputes over mould are growing...

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* Extreme weather conditions in recent years have caused all sorts of problems in rental homes, mould and condensation being the worst culprits.* They can damage the property and tenants' possessions, cause health problems and contentious disagreements, especially when landlords take money from tenancy deposits. TDS adjudicates in disputes over deposits and mould is a growing reason...

Posted by on 5 January 2015

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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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It's all in the small print...

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MIke Morgan Every month, we take an example of a recent dispute and explain the reasons behind our adjudicator's decision, some on common disputes and others a little more unusual. In this month’s case study, we are looking at the pitfalls that can catch agents out with claims for check out fees.

Posted by Mike Morgan, TDS Head of Adjudication on 20 May 2013

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"But I told you it was there...!" The importance of a good check-in

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* Michael Morgan The monthly** TDS Adjudication Digest **takes a recent decision by an Adjudicator and sets out the reasoning behind the decision. This month’s case concerns an argument over the condition of the property at the start and end of a tenancy – where much turned on who had said what, when, and to who.*...

Posted by Michael Morgan, Head of Adjudication on 25 June 2012

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