Landlord-Tenant

Ask a landlord-tenant lawyer and get answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Landlord-Tenant Questions
This is a little so please Bear with me and thank you for
Hi there this is a little long so please Bear with me and thank you for any and all advice. have been subleasing my apartment since December 2020. My lease is up the end of April. On February 3, 2021 … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,558 satisfied customers
Can a landlord charge me 3 months rent for not giving a
Can a landlord charge me 3 months rent for not giving a 60-day notice? … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
45,124 satisfied customers
Thank you in advance for your help. My landlord informed me
Hello and thank you in advance for your help. My landlord informed me in June that he wanted to sell the house I am renting from him. His realtors stated that they would wait until I found a new place… read more
byrdlegal
byrdlegal
Attorney-at-Law
JD
685 satisfied customers
I had a rental house in Texas. Me and one other person was
I had a rental house in Texas. Me and one other person was on the lease. The lease ended for both of us on May 31st. I text agreed with the landlord that I was not going to renew the lease and I would… read more
Judge Bill K ret.
Judge Bill K ret.
retired
Doctoral Degree
4,728 satisfied customers
I had a tenant in my condo in Washington DC for 5 years.
I had a tenant in my condo in Washington DC for 5 years. … read more
Joy
Joy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,744 satisfied customers
Need someone knowledgeable in Oregon tenancy law. I rented a
Need someone knowledgeable in Oregon tenancy law. I rented a 3BR 2ba duplex apartment to a man in December of 2019. The written rental agreement is for a month-to-month tenancy. He never paid rent on … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
88,972 satisfied customers
Previous landlord sold property without my knowledge. New
Previous landlord sold property without my knowledge. New landlord is attempting to force me out with threats and harassment. He's also refusing rent. He placed a 3 day notice to quit and vacate on my… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
45,124 satisfied customers
I am a resident in the state of New York and having a
I am a resident in the state of New York and having a landlord issue. I have rented my home for the last 4 plus years. After my lease was up the first year, my landlord would not allow me to renew my … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
10,116 satisfied customers
Maybe I am overthinking the process, while the eviction is
Hello again, maybe I am overthinking the process, while the eviction is being held resulting from the tenant avoiding being served, the termination of the lease is Oct 31st 2018, if for any weird reas… read more
socallegalwork
socallegalwork
600 satisfied customers
I had tenants that left on Aug 31st. If they did not comply
I had tenants that left on Aug 31st. If they did not comply with the lease as stated do I need to give them back their security deposit? … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
45,124 satisfied customers
My wife and I paid our rent on the first of the month. On
My wife and I paid our rent on the first of the month. On the 2nd of the month we were told that our landlord is selling the home and that we need to be out by Feb 1st. We have found a home and will b… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
In Texas, if my lease expires Sept 30, On Aug 25, I gave
In Texas, if my lease expires Sept 30, On Aug 25, I gave about a 30 day notice to move out by October 4th. They require 60 day notice, and want to charge me for October plus a reletting fee. So essent… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,558 satisfied customers
I moved out of my apt end of August. I gave landlord 53 days
I moved out of my apt end of August. I gave landlord 53 days instead of the 60 stated in the lease. For that they fined me $300. It also said that I could be responsible for up to 2 months. While I wa… read more
Jack R.
Jack R.
Partner
Juris Doctor
6,136 satisfied customers
My wife and I just rented a house in Houston, TX that was listed
My wife and I just rented a house in Houston, TX that was listed for non-smokers. The house was clean except that there was a strong plug in smell. We asked the owner if the smell was just the plug in… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
We are landlords with a current tenant in a lease that states
We are landlords with a current tenant in a lease that states they are renting 3 months to 3 months and are to provide a 60 day notice to vacate. The August rent payment arrived in the mail with a wri… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,558 satisfied customers
I have been living and renting a townhome from a private person
I have been living and renting a townhome from a private person for 4 years. My lease is up each year at the end of November. Each year I was asked to sign a renewal lease for the next year. I put up … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,558 satisfied customers
I had tenants move in my house in a hurry, due to the house
I had tenants move in my house in a hurry, due to the house they were renting sold elsewhere, we are 12 days in the lease and they are complaining about old smoke smell. She states she is getting seve… read more
Tower Grove Lawyer
Tower Grove Lawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
283 satisfied customers
our current lease ends on march 31st. upon move in we signed
our current lease ends on march 31st. upon move in we signed an amendment listing out 11 seperate repairs that needed completed by the landlord in 60 days otherwise we had the ability to complete the … read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,973 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

LegalWiseNC

LegalWiseNC

Attorney

0 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney in North Carolina.

barristerinky

barristerinky

Attorney

58,558 satisfied customers

Attorney over 21 years, landlord 29 years

Nate

Nate

Attorney

1,917 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of landlord tenant legal experience.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,299 satisfied customers

Attorney

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

1,055 satisfied customers

I have handled Real Estate and Landlord Tenant matters for more than two decades.

DCrane Esq

DCrane Esq

Attorney

714 satisfied customers

Experience in this area is derived from assisting clients in commercial and residential lease matters.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Attorney

451 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x