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    • I have read that thread but it started when received court claim form  im not at that stage yet  I'm asking if I should do anything just now or not contact at all  looks like a standard letter i received giving me 7 days when first letter said they would give 14 days but didn’t and sent 7 days  once again. Dx  thanks for your help and everyone here I get lost in the other posts but have read them 
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Hi guys, I'm posting to ask for any advice people can give me.

The tenancy at my old house (12 months long) has recently finished (1 month ago) and after several attempts I've contacted my landlord about claiming back my deposit.

I moved out of the house after a week because of various problems, however I payed all of my rent anyway as I didnt have a choice. The landlord says that no deposits will be returned until all outstanding rent is payed, and apparently two of my fellow ex-tenants still owe rent. She suggests I give them a 'shove' to pay up. However I'm not in contact with them any more. Do I have a leg to stand on as far as claiming my £200 deposit back? Considering I didn't live there I shouldnt have wound up any fines for damages etc.

I don't feel it's right that I should suffer and not receive my deposit because my old housemates didn't pay up. Do you think she may be bluffing to try and get me to get them to pay up? (basically doing her dirty work). There's no incentive for them to pay up because their deposit is less than a months rent.

I know it's not a lot of money but it's the principle. Any help would be massively appreciated guys, thanks!

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You need to look at your lease/contract thoroughly. Post certain parts on here if necessary, or take it to the Citizens Advice to see what they think.

 

 

If all else fails, kick them where it hurts and SOD'EM;)

 

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