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AskTDS#AskTDS: "My boiler stopped working over Christmas - can I claim compensation from my deposit?"

| 8 December 2017

This article has been written in response to a tenant’s query: “My boiler stopped working over Christmas and I was left without heating or hot water - can I claim compensation from my deposit?”

Adjudication Digest - The messy subject of rubbish removal

| 11 July 2016

The Adjudication Digest takes a recent decision by a TDS Adjudicator and sets out the reasoning behind the decision.

Comparing private rented sector policies in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

| 6 July 2016

The House of Commons Library has published a really interesting Briefing Paper which compares the private rented sector policies in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. This shows the impact of devolution in the UK on key policies across the UK affecting the PRS.

Letting Agent prosecuted by Trading Standards for tenancy deposit failing

| 6 July 2016

A letting agent in Largs in Scotland has just been successfully prosecuted by Trading Standards for failing to protect tenancy deposits.

CEO Steve Harriott comments.

An Online Surgery on 2 November 2016

| 25 October 2016

Join us for an upcoming seminar with Ben Beadle and Tessa Shepperson

Adjudication Digest - Time to call in the professionals?

| 1 June 2016

In this issue of the Adjudication Digest, we look at a claim for professional cleaning which was raised by the landlord.

When cleaners don't clean

| 17 December 2015

In this month’s issue of the digest, we look at an adjudicator’s approach to outstanding cleaning at the end of the tenancy.