England Landlord Guidance

Deposits and Tenancy Deposit Schemes

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How to Sign a Tenancy Agreement

How to Sign a Tenancy Agreement

When you're about to sign a tenancy agreement, it can be difficult to know whether it should be witnessed, made as ...

Checklist of What to Do at the End of the Tenancy

When the tenancy has ended, the following should be considered: The notice to quit from tenant Ensure the notice to quit provided by the tenant is valid. As a quick guide, the notice may not expire during the fixed term and their notice must be at least 4 weeks in length (one calendar month where the rent is monthly) and expire either the day before the rent is due or on the day the rent is due. No other date is acceptable.

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Tenancy Deposit Prescribed Information

Tenancy Deposit Prescribed Information

When a landlord receives a deposit in connection with an assured shorthold tenancy, prescribed information must be ...
Confirmation Certificate for Deposit Protection Service

Confirmation Certificate for Deposit Protection Service

Product Code: F033 If a person pays a deposit on behalf of a tenant (for example a parent), they are known as a ...
Notice Asking Tenant If Agrees With Landlord Claiming Deposit

Notice Asking Tenant If Agrees With Landlord Claiming Deposit

Product Code: F049 Under Schedule 10, Paragraph 4A(4)(a) Housing Act 2004 (as amended by The Housing (Tenancy ...
Agreement to Return Deposit with Deductions

Agreement to Return Deposit with Deductions

Product Code: F053 If a deposit was taken after 6 April 2007, it must be protected. After 6 April 2012, where a ...
Return Deposit With Deductions

Return Deposit With Deductions

Product Code LT091 After a tenancy has ended, sometimes the tenant may have caused damage or left with some rent
Return Deposit in Full Without Deductions

Return Deposit in Full Without Deductions

Product Code LT090 This letter template is for when a landlord is returning a deposit to a tenant in full ...
Letter to DPS After Single Claim Application Refused – Court Order

Letter to DPS After Single Claim Application Refused – Court Order

Product Code LT099 With the custodial tenancy deposit scheme run by the Deposit Protection Service (DPS) it is ...

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deposit protection landlord name

Hi, the property let is owned by 2 sisters, 1 of which is my wife. the tenancy has all 3 of us as landlords. as i have an account only in my name for rent deposit protection, will it be OK to ...

deposit protection

there are so many technicalities coming into play with deposit protection that i feel i should avoid it altogether where I can. this means not taking a deposit. instead, I feel taking 2 months ...

Can I sign tenancy agreement now,

I have a prospective tenant would like his 1st rent payment on the 1st November(as he is paid up to 31st October in current appartment),can We sign the tenants agreement now and I take the ...

Used the wrong AST for Deposit Protection

I have just realised for one of my Tenancies that I have used the wrong agreement. I'm not sure how this has happened but I took a deposit, protected it within 30 days with the DPS and today ...

Wear and Tear

Are there any guidelines for wear and tear. My tenant left after 5 years + . Carpets, decor, lighting and bathroom/kitchen furniture need attention (more…)

Cohabiting with a rent paying sharer

My daughter is planning to cohabit with a boyfriend, who will pay rent, I have an interest in the property so require a formal tenancy agreement to be in-place before he becomes resident, which ...

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