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I have just signed a year lease with my partner on a

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Hi, I have just signed a year lease with my partner on a property in Los Angeles, and now the Landlord/agent want a Guarantor in addition to the 4 months we paid up front! Is this legal/fair seeing as they accepted us and we've already moved in? Thank
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  Loren replied 2 years ago.
Good morning. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to answering your question.
Before I answer a bit more detail would be helpful please. Did the landlord sign the written lease also?
Thank you.