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Comparison of tenant deposit schemes in England and Wales

In England and Wales there are three government-approved tenancy deposit schemes (Scotland and Northern Ireland have different schemes). They are Deposit Protection Service (DPS) MyDeposits  Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS) Insured vs. custodial scheme Insured scheme: the landlord/agent can hold the tenancy deposits during the term of the tenancy. They need to pay a fee to the deposit scheme to register the deposit. At the end of tenancy, if the tenant raises a dispute, they must transfer the disputed amount to the deposit scheme until the matter is resolved by a free dispute resolution service provided by the scheme or a court.  Custodial scheme: the scheme holds the deposit for the duration of the tenancy. Custodial Schemes is free of charge for the landlord/agent. At the end of tenancy, both parties agree before the deposit can be released to the tenant/landlord. If there is a dispute, the release of deposit will be based on the decision of the free dispute resolution service provided b

FW: PM Club Derby - Exclusive Networking Event

Has anybody been to the event? Is this a scam or real help to your business? Jim Sheng Dalriada Books Ltd   > From: > To: > Date: Sat, 9 Jul 2011 10:08:04 -0700 > Subject: PM Club Derby - Exclusive Networking Event > > Good evening, > > The PM Club would like to invite your company to the first of our business networking social events, taking place from 7pm to late in the prestigious Cathedral Quarter Hotel in Derby on Thursday 21st July. > > This will be an exclusive event for business owners, senior managers and professionals to socialise and network together. > > Please let us know if this would be of interest to you and we will be pleased send you more details. > > Yours sincerely, > > The Organisers, > PM Club Derby > > >