Thank you for your question. Please permit me to assist you with your concerns.
To answer your question, so long as notice was given, and specifically 30 days notice is given, such an increase would not violate state law.
A landlord has the ability to increase the rents as much as he wishes UNLESS there is a contract not allowing the increase, or if the premises are in a 'rent-controlled' locale where rent increases are limited by state law
otherwise, if someone is 'month-to-month', provided notice is given in advance, and is not give in a retroactive manner, the landlord can potentially increase rents every 30 days.
The only option here is to negotiate or potentially get them to sign an agreement in your benefit.
Otherwise, they would not violate state law here, even if it would be highly unfavorable to you.
I am sorry about that. Can I clarify anything for you at this time?
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