TRIDENT INVENTORIES - serving the North London, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire areas
switched to Trident early in 2008 and can honestly say they have been excellent. We have at times bombarded them with work
and they have always managed to get the job done. They are very prompt with their paperwork and efficient and professional
at all times. We would certainly recommend them to other agents and clients. "
ALISON KANE, RESIDENTIAL LETTINGS MANAGER, JOHN WHITEMAN
&. CO, Bushey Heath
excellent team, always willing to meet my deadlines, even if it means working unsociable hours or changing their already busy
workload, to ensure my inventories are delivered in a professional format and on time. Quality service at realistic
BUSINESS OWNER, BELVOIR, St.
Inventories have always provided us with a first class service and are reliable, flexible and deliver inventory reports of
a high standard. I would have no hesitation in recommending Trident Inventories to any agent or landlord"
ALLSOPP, PROPRIETOR, ALLSOPP ESTATE AGENTS, Harpenden
Inventories have exceeded all our expectations. They are reliable, professional and efficient. An excellent service with competitive
PERCIVAL, BRANCH MANAGER, TAYLORS RESIDENTIAL LETTINGS, Watford
used Trident Inventories throughout 2007 and 2008, I have always found both Louis and Neil, the partners of the business,
to be both professional and courteous. They are very thorough in their work and meet all my expectations. I would
have no hesitation in recommending their services to any prospective Landlord”
SIMPSON, LETTINGS MANAGER, CLAYTONS ESTATE AGENTS, Garston
have found Trident's staff both courteous and prompt in their service levels. We would have no hesitation in recommending
them to others"
KEVIN BUTLER, DIRECTOR, BELVOIR, Watford
Inventories have always provided Rose & Co. with a professional and efficient service and have ensured that reports have
always been delivered promptly. I am happy to recommend their services."
DAVID ROSE, PROPRIETOR, ROSE & CO, Watford
Trident Inventories Limited is an independent family run inventory
service company with over 30 years of experience in the lettings and property industry. We offer an unparalleled commitment
to the delivery of a high quality service, offering both landlords and agents real peace of mind in this unprecedented period
of change that the letting industry is now experiencing, with the introduction of the Tenancy Deposit Scheme that commenced
on the 6th April 2007.
Trident Inventories provide a guaranteed level of consistency and
accuracy in our product providing the client the reassurance they need.
You don’t have to expect less…
Why do I need an Inventory?
The Importance of
an Inventory: Changes in the Law
Deposit Protection (TDP) Scheme
The Tenancy Deposit Protection (TDP) scheme came into effect on the 6 April 2007. All landlords and
letting agents taking deposits for assured shorthold tenancies (AST) in England
and Wales are now required to join a government
– accredited tenancy deposit protection scheme. This safeguards all deposits that are taken by landlords and letting
The two main objectives of the scheme are
To ensure good practice in deposit handling, so that when a tenant pays a deposit, and is
entitled to get it back, they can be assured that this will happen.
To assist with the resolution of disputes by having an alternative dispute resolution service
(ADR). This will also encourage tenants and landlords to have in place, from the outset, clear agreement on the condition
of the property through best practice, such as the use of inventories, and agreement on the condition of the property.
Landlords / letting agents will be required to join a statutory tenancy deposit scheme if they take
This will mean that deposits are safeguarded.
Tenants will get all or part of their deposit back, if they have kept the property in good condition
and are entitled to do so.
The scheme offers alternative ways of resolving disputes which aims to be faster and cheaper than pursuing
To summarise; now more than ever, it is imperative for landlords, agents and tenants to obtain an unbiased
inventory report issued by a professional third-party, that may provide legal protection if necessary.