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Tenancy Deposits

Tenancy Deposits It’s all change on deposits. Landlords could soon be restricted to taking no more than a five or six week tenancy deposit – just one of the many changes effecting the private rented sector in recent years. This is in line with a bill currently proceeding through parliament. (The Labour Party’s proposed amendment […]

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Renting with Pets

The latest proposal to come from the Labour Party, along with a number of other proposals effecting the welfare of animals, is a possible insistence in policy that landlords can no longer disallow pets.  The fact is that the British are supposed to be pet lovers, but British landlords may not be such lovers of […]

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How to Negotiate Rents Down

Negotiating Rents Down If you are already renting a place and if you have been little trouble to the landlord you stand a much better chance of negotiating the rent down says David Lawrenson of https://www.tenants-renting-guide.com For example, there are lots of small, fiddly jobs in a house that you could do safely do yourself which […]

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Labour and Conservative Plans to Help Private Tenants

Labour and Conservative Plans for the Private Rented Sector David Lawrenson of www.Tenants-Renting-Guide.com says the Conservatives have come up with a raft of good ideas for the private rented sector to help tenants and landlords. Even Shelter have applauded them, albeit with a few reservations. Labour’s sole idea is rent controls – more on that later. So […]

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Letting Agency Fees

David Lawrenson of Tenants-Renting-Guide.com tells you the basics about fees that you might be charged by a lettingu00a0agent or landlord. n Letting Agency Fees n If you are in Scotland, you are in luck as hereu00a0a letting agent or landlord cannot charge fees to tenants. The only thing they can charge for is a deposit […]

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Tenants Guide to Successful Renting Landlord Zone Review

A great review of my book, “Tenants Guide to Successful Renting”  has been written by respected landlord website author and blogger, Tom Entwistle of LandlordZone. For the full review please click here. Here is the key point in Tom’s review: In a landlords’ market, just like an employers’ market, tenants just like employees must shine through if […]

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