Tenants owed more than £170,000 in unclaimed tenancy deposits

EDINBURGH tenants are owed more than £170,000 in unclaimed tenancy deposits, according to figures from SafeDeposits Scotland.

Tuesday, 24th April 2018, 8:49 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th April 2018, 8:54 pm
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Those renting in the Capital topped the Scottish-wide list for the most unclaimed deposits, with 802 tenants in the city due £170,926.10.

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The figures showed Edinburgh was home to the resident due the highest unclaimed deposit at £3,746.

Victoria Smith, operations manager at SafeDeposits Scotland, said: “Although there is a high level of unclaimed deposits across the country, there are clear regional 
disparities.”