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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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Down in the weeds…..

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The Adjudication Digest takes a recent decision by a TDS Adjudicator and sets out the reasoning behind the decision. This month we take a look at a dispute about gardening.

Posted by Michael Morgan, Head of Adjudication on 9 April 2013

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Relaxing the rules at TDS

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Members of TDS will be aware that as of 1st April, the rules for how TDS operates have changed.

Posted by Chris Kendall on 2 April 2013

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A difference of opinion

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* In this month’s digest we look at a recent case where the parties had very different views about who was right and wrong – and who was ultimately responsible.*

Posted by Mike Morgan, Head of Adjudication on 26 February 2013

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Getting the notice right

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Posted by Michael Morgan, TDS Head of Adjudication on 7 December 2012

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Striking Oil - Oil tanks and faulty gauges

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Mike Morgan In this month’s Adjudication Digest we looked at two recent cases concerning heating oil tanks and claims for refilling them at tenancy end.

Posted by Michael Morgan on 20 November 2012

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What a difference a day makes...

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In this month’s Adjudication Digest case, a landlord claimed £245.00 for expenses arising as a result of the tenants leaving the property a day late. The landlord provided invoices of £75.00 for a cancelled locksmith appointment and £179.60 for hotel costs for the incoming tenant. The departing tenants disputed responsibility for these costs but offered to...

Posted by Michael Morgan, Head of Adjudication on 29 October 2012

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TDS Academy

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  You may have read in a report published by TDS earlier this year that landlords and agents have been winning a larger share of awards in deposit disputes every year since 2007. In 2011-12 a larger share of disputed deposits were awarded to agents/landlords than to tenants for the first time. (You can read the...

Posted by Ben Beadle, Head of Member Relations on 8 October 2012

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