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Includes information about all types of accommodation offered by landlords in the private as opposed to the public sector.

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Private rented accommodation

Your rights if you are currently living in private rented accommodation, or want to rent from a private landlord.

6 Finding a place to rent

Information about how to find a place to rent from a private landlord. Explains the process of finding a suitable place and the costs you are likely to have to pay up front.
Provided by Shelter
3 Looking for rented housing (PDF)

Information about different types of rented housing for people over 60, including sheltered accommodation. Also explains what to do if you find yourself homeless, or if you want to move to another area.
Provided by Age Concern
7 Finding a place to live (PDF)

Information about housing options in England and Wales. The guide explains how to get temporary accommodation and how to find a more permanent home.
Provided by Shelter
1 Renting privately

What to consider when deciding whether or not to rent privately. It gives information about what it will cost to rent private housing and explains how to find a place.
Provided by Shelter
8 Look before you rent

The following tips may help you avoid the pitfalls when looking for somewhere to live.
Provided by Trading Standards Central

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Renting and Letting
Download Renting and Letting (PDF File, 358kb) 1. Introduction 2. Private tenancies On the following pages, there are explanations of the law, and how to deal with ...
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Last Updated: 19 Aug 07





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