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Hi. Could any Scottish landlord please tell me if there is a way of agreeing a holding deposit with a new tenant now that it is unlawful under the terms of the new Scottish Government tenancy agreement? Is there another procedure that achieves the same end i.e the tenant has the security of knowing that the advert for the property will be removed and the landlord will not renege on the agreement before the deposit is paid, contract signed etc? And the landlord doesn't need to wast their time or the time of any other prospective tenants by continuing to hold viewings in the case the tenant