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The types of tenancy you have if you rent from a private landlord, including assured shorthold tenancies, holiday lets and service tenancies.

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Renting from a private landlord

How to rent: the checklist for renting in England

Top tips for tenants: Assured shorthold tenancies

Private renting

Rights and responsibilities

Rent increases when renting privately

Renewing and ending a tenancy

Gas and fire safety (PDF)

Tenancy deposits

Tenancy deposits (PDF)

Rent deposit, rent guarantee and bond schemes

Service tenants

Landlords' responsibilities

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