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#AskTDS: My guest spilt red wine on the carpet at my Halloween party, can my landlord deduct for thi

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In this week’s #AskTDS[https://www.tenancydepositscheme.com/latest-news.html], we address the nightmare situation of spilt red wine on the carpet at a Halloween party and answer the question “Can my landlord deduct for this?”

Posted by on 3 November 2018

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#AskTDS: Trick or treat - How does the 'deposit use clause' work?

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In this week’s #AskTDS[https://www.tenancydepositscheme.com/latest-news.html], we lift the mask on the scary-sounding deposit use clause after a tenant asked us: “How does the deposit use clause work?

Posted by Guest on 26 October 2018

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#ExpertView: Tessa's 2018 Legal Changes series - 2. Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards

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As you will already know, in most cases you need to have an Energy Performance Certificate for your property:

Posted by Christel Jones on 27 February 2018

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#ExpertView: Tessa’s 2017 Tips for Landlords - 10. If you need to Evict your Tenants

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Evicting tenants is a horrible thing to do, but sometimes there is no alternative.

Posted by Tessa Shepperson on 26 December 2017

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#ExpertView: Tessa's 2017 Tips for Landlords - 9. Dealing with tenants who don't pay rent

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Tenants who don’t pay their rent are the number one problem for landlords.  Even if you are investing in property for capital growth rather than income you will need the income to pay your property expenses.

Posted by Tessa Shepperson on 28 November 2017

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#ExpertView: Tessa's 2017 Tips for Landlords - 8. Viewings and inspections during the tenancy

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So, your tenants are in place, they appear to be happy and paying their rent.  What happens now?

Posted by Tessa Shepperson on 31 October 2017

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Deposit Horror Stories for Halloween

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*Here are some horror stories where landlords lost a claim from a tenant’s deposit:* Halloween

Posted by Michael Morgan on 30 October 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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#AskTDS: "Does the deposit cover unpaid utility bills if my tenant does not pay them?"

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This article has been written in response to a landlord’s question: "Does the deposit cover unpaid utility bills if my tenant does not pay them?"

Posted by Debbie Davies on 22 September 2017

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