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my landlord sent me a bill for utilities related to HIS property...I rent an apartment in a 3 unit building. I'm responsible for gas/electric for the apartment where I currently reside. I don't believe I can be held responsible for gas to heat the water heater or lights in the common areas (exterior lights/porch lights). I've lived here since May 2017. I just received a bill for October. … read more
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I have two questions: 1) The name of one of the residents has legally changed. Can I be sued if my roommate does not notify landlord of name change, thereby resigning the lease agreement under the new… read more
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My mother lives in a rent controlled (stabilized) apt. since
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I am in Memphis, TN. I discovered early November that I didnt
I am in Memphis, TN. I discovered early November that I didn't have working heat. I had the gas company come to turn on the gas, the furnace failed the inspection. I notified my landlord and gave them… read more
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I live in Oklahoma, everytime it rains my bedroom carpet gets
I live in Oklahoma, everytime it rains my bedroom carpet gets soaked; I've complained to my apartment landlord twice about it and they have had a company come in to clean it yet it rained again a few … read more
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I just recently found out from another tenant that I pay for all the heating and electricity in the hallways of the building I live in, which explains why my bills for an upper 2 bedroom apartment are… read more
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Hello, Im in the process of going to housing court with my
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