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AskTDS#AskTDS: "My landlord raised a dispute, can I counterclaim?"

| 12 January 2018

This article has been written in response to a tenant’s query: "My landlord raised a dispute, can I counterclaim?"

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

| 15 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?”

AskTDS#AskTDS: "How can I ensure my property is winter ready?"

| 8 December 2017

This article has been written in response to a landlord’s query: “I want to send my contractor to my rental property to carry out a winter inspection. How can I ensure my property is winter ready?"

More success for TDS Northern IrelandMore success for TDS Northern Ireland

| 3 April 2017

TDS Northern Ireland shortlisted for the ESTAS 2017

Ensure all deposits are protected, say TDSNI

| 7 March 2017

All deposits must now be protected, say TDSNI

All change! Proposals for the private rented sector now out

| 16 January 2017

Minister Givan announces proposals for professionalising the private rented sector in Northern Ireland

Tax consultation for landlords

| 22 August 2016

Be sure to have your say!

As part of the Government’s plans to have a fully digital tax service by 2020, a number of consultations have been launched that are particularly relevant to landlords.

Adjudication Digest - Talking Trees

| 18 August 2016

The Adjudication Digest takes a recent decision by a TDSNI Adjudicator and sets out the reasoning behind the decision. The aim of these Digest reports is to help tenants, landlords and agents gain a better understanding of how we make our adjudication decisions. The names of the landlords and tenants involved have been removed and this is only a brief summary of the dispute.

TDS Northern Ireland attending Policy Forum

| 5 August 2016

On the 14 September, TDS Northern Ireland will be attending the Policy Forum for Northern Ireland’s conference on market demand and Social Housing.

How many miles are on the clock?

| 27 July 2016

Find out about a case where the landlord's claim didn't allow for the fact that items have a lifespan, and a value that reduces over time. Director of Dispute Resolution Mike Morgan also gives his top tip.