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The Tenant Fees Act 2019 – A Guide for Tenants

Friday 31 May 2019

From 1 June 2019, the Tenant Fees Act comes into force in England, meaning landlords and letting agents cannot charge additional fees that are not considered “Permitted Payments”, under the Act, to tenants. Here you can find all the important changes that come into place, and make sure that your landlord or letting agent isn’t breaking any rules when it comes to what you pay. Read More...


Improving the house buying process in England

Monday 20 May 2019

The Government is looking to make buying and selling homes in England cheaper, faster and less stressful. Read More...




A guide to Tenancy Deposit Protection (TDP)

Tuesday 14 May 2019

Before renting a property, tenants will usually hand over a security deposit to a landlord or letting agent. This money protects the landlord should a tenant break any terms of the rental agreement. Read More...


Landlord Safety Responsibilities – It’s More Than Smoke Alarms and Gas Checks

Tuesday 30 April 2019

There are around 145 laws, and over 400 regulations, that need to be followed to legally let a property in England and Wales, but when it comes to your responsibilities as a landlord the safety of your tenants must be your top priority. Read More...




What is Client Money Protection (CMP)?

Tuesday 26 March 2019

If you were to book a holiday, you wouldn’t hand over thousands of pounds to a travel agent without knowing your money was safe. The same goes for a property agent. Read More...


Universal Credit – am I eligible?

Monday 04 March 2019

Universal Credit supports people who are out of work or on a low income. It was designed to make sure you are better off in work than on benefits. Read More...


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Browse guides containing valuable information highlighting some of the pitfalls that you can easily avoid as a tenant. Read More...

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