This article has been written in response to a landlord’s query: “Should I let my tenant keep chickens in the garden?”
A TDS member contacted us recently with a conundrum - how to give new staff members, some of whom were new to the lettings industry, a ‘crash course’ on tenancy deposit protection. So far so good – but they also wanted their colleagues to meet other letting agents and be able to compare experiences.
This article has been written in response to a tenant’s query: “Why does TDS need my email address or mobile number?”
GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation and is all about the new data protection rules coming into force in May.
This article has been written in response to a letting agent’s query: “What happens to any undisputed deposit amounts?”
Dealing with customer conflict is inevitable for property agents, so the Head of Property Agency and Property Law Division for MOL, Paul Jager, explores the most effective ways to manage these tricky situations in person.
The question of pets in rental homes is an emotive and complicated one. In this article, Sally Walmsley, editor of RLA's RPI magazine, looks at the recent Labour Party proposal on pets in rental properties.
This article has been written in response to a landlord's query: "I'm a landlord - do TDS have to hold the deposit?"
As you will already know, in most cases you need to have an Energy Performance Certificate for your property:
This article has been written in response to a landlord’s query: "Can I claim for redecoration if there is mould present at the end of the tenancy?"