Tenancy Deposit Scheme Northern Ireland (TDSNI) wins Best Tenancy Deposit Scheme Supplier award for 8th consecutive year!
30 October 2023 TDS NI has emerged victorious at the most prestigious property awards in the UK property industry.
20 October 2023 We look at how pre-move inspections can reduce void periods, and consequently boost income, for buy-to-let property owners.
8 October 2023 In this week’s #AskTDSNI, a tenant asks whether they should pay their deposit before or after signing a tenancy agreement.
21 August 2023 In this week’s #AskTDS, Sandy Bastin, our Head of Adjudication Services, answers a tenant’s question, “Do I need to professionally clean the property at the end of the tenancy?”
19 July 2023 With student season upon us, we wanted to use our #ASKTDSNI blog to answer common questions we receive from agents and landlords. Whether you’re an experienced student landlord or new to student lettings, the Tenancy Deposit Scheme aims to answer your burning questions related to student lets, and advise how to avoid potential deposit disputes at the end of the tenancy.
17 May 2023 If you’re a landlord or letting agent, you’re likely familiar with the term “fair wear and tear.” However, understanding what it actually means, as well as when it’s not applicable, can be challenging. In this week’s Ask TDS, the Tenancy Deposit Scheme explores the definition of fair wear and tear and offers guidance on how to handle situations when they exceed reasonable use.
16 May 2023 After winning multiple awards throughout 2022 and 2023, the property inspection and 360° tour software provider, Inventory Hive, have now joined the renowned Propertymark industry supplier list.
26 April 2023 In this week’s #AskTDS, we answer a common question about deposit use clauses; what they are, what they’re used for, and why you need one if you need to claim from the deposit!
25 April 2023 The government recently released a evaluation of right to rent checks, delving into how landlords understand and use the right to rent process. The government used mystery shoppers alongside direct research with landlords to uncover the trends. Here are some key takeaways from that research - and what opportunities this represents for agents.
19 April 2023 UK banks are closing client accounts held by established letting agents and refusing to open accounts for new businesses.