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  • Your rights in student accommodation

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/renting_rights/your_rights_in_student_accommodation

    Find out your rights if you live in housing owned by a university or college. If you are disabled, these pages look at your right to university or college accommodation suitable for your needs.|Find out your rights if you live in housing owned by a university or college. If you are disabled, these pages look at your right to university or college accommodation suitable for your needs.|Find out your rights if you live in housing owned by a university or college. If you are disabled, these pages look at your right to university or college accommodation suitable for your needs.

  • Template letters

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/downloads_and_tools/sample_letters

    Letters to help you with claiming housing benefit, deposits, repairs, mortgage arrears and making a homeless application to your council.

  • Buying a home

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/buying_a_home

    As well as your mortgage, there are other costs you need to factor in when buying your home. This section looks at the cost of your deposit, insurance, stamp duty and registration fees.|As well as your mortgage, there are other costs you need to factor in when buying your home. This section looks at the cost of your deposit, insurance, stamp duty and registration fees.|As well as your mortgage, there are other costs you need to factor in when buying your home. This section looks at the cost of your deposit, insurance, stamp duty and registration fees.

  • In an emergency

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/homelessness/in_an_emergency

    Homeless? Nowhere to sleep tonight? This section explains how you can get help to find somewhere to stay.|Homeless? Nowhere to sleep tonight? This section explains how you can get help to find somewhere to stay.|Homeless? Nowhere to sleep tonight? This section explains how you can get help to find somewhere to stay.

  • Help with deposits - Scottish protection schemes

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/deposits

    Most private landlords or letting agents ask for a deposit if you're renting.Find out what a deposit's for, help to pay your deposit, and what to do if you have trouble getting your deposit back.|Most private landlords or letting agents ask for a deposit if you're renting.Find out what a deposit's for, help to pay your deposit, and what to do if you have trouble getting your deposit back.|Most private landlords or letting agents ask for a deposit if you're renting.Find out what a deposit's for, help to pay your deposit, and what to do if you have trouble getting your deposit back.

  • Common law / Non Assured tenancies

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/renting_rights/common_law_tenancies

    Common law tenancies sometimes known as Non-assured tenancies are not regulated by specific laws. Your rights depend mainly on your tenancy agreement. Check who has common law tenancy rights and what those rights are.|Common law tenancies sometimes known as Non-assured tenancies are not regulated by specific laws. Your rights depend mainly on your tenancy agreement. Check who has common law tenancy rights and what those rights are.|Common law tenancies sometimes known as Non-assured tenancies are not regulated by specific laws. Your rights depend mainly on your tenancy agreement. Check who has common law tenancy rights and what those rights are.

  • Crofters' rights and responsibilities

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/renting_rights/crofters_rights

    Crofting tenants have secure rights to stay on their land, but they also have a responsibility to use the land well. This section explains more.|Crofting tenants have secure rights to stay on their land, but they also have a responsibility to use the land well. This section explains more.|Crofting tenants have secure rights to stay on their land, but they also have a responsibility to use the land well. This section explains more.

  • Social Housing

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/guides/social_housing

    View our coronavirus (COVID-19) housing advice. ... Anyone over the age of 16 can apply for council housing anywhere in Scotland.

  • Eviction of crofting tenants

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/eviction/eviction_of_crofting_tenants

    In certain circumstances, crofters can be evicted. Find out what your rights are and what you might be able to do to avoid eviction from your croft.|In certain circumstances, crofters can be evicted. Find out what your rights are and what you might be able to do to avoid eviction from your croft.|In certain circumstances, crofters can be evicted. Find out what your rights are and what you might be able to do to avoid eviction from your croft.

  • Court action

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/complaints_and_court_action

    How the legal system in Scotland works and how they can help with housing problems. Advice on making a complaint plus information on discrimination and harassment.|How the legal system in Scotland works and how they can help with housing problems. Advice on making a complaint plus information on discrimination and harassment.|How the legal system in Scotland works and how they can help with housing problems. Advice on making a complaint plus information on discrimination and harassment.