Landlord-Tenant

Ask a landlord-tenant lawyer and get answers ASAP

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Landlord-Tenant Questions
I lived in Oakland, California until recently. I received a
I lived in Oakland, California until recently. I received a rent increase notice in Feb.2018 indicating my rent would increase from $1900 monthly to $2100 effective June 1, 2018. We didn't have rent c… read more
legalgems
legalgems
attorney
15,063 satisfied customers
This is another question about the landlord problem my son
This is another question about the landlord problem my son is having. He called the sheriff's office today and they told my son they would not do with him to the landlords to get his belongings. Now I… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
2,846 satisfied customers
Is there any recourse when you have asked refrigerator to be
Is there any recourse when you have asked for a refrigerator to be fixed and you have gotten the runaround. I have been told that the part is on order, it will be replaced, etc... for 3 weeks. When we… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,498 satisfied customers
This is a second opinion question (Real Estate law- New York)I
This is a second opinion question (Real Estate law- New York) I have been talking to Richard here on Just ANswer and would like some experienced Real Estate lawyer to give me asistance as well. The fi… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,196 satisfied customers
TO LEGAL GEMS. I have just moved from one address to another.
TO LEGAL GEMS. I have just moved from one address to another. Both are in LA County. I notified Medi-Cal over the phone and told them my monthly rent at my new address including utilities is $300. Fir… read more
legalgems
legalgems
attorney
15,063 satisfied customers
I am presently living in a housing authority apartment, it
I am presently living in a housing authority apartment, it is a effeciency apartment , my soon to be wife lives in a effeciency apartment here also, we were told that as soon as we get married we have… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,356 satisfied customers
Hi I have a signed rental agreement for a week stay in fort
Hi I have a signed rental agreement for a week stay in fort myers Florida. The realtor just called and said the house I have paid in full for the week, was just sold and I have no place to stay now. D… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,379 satisfied customers
My daughters landlord wants her to resign her lease 6 months
My daughters landlord wants her to resign her lease 6 months before her current lease expires. If she doesn't he will list her unit as available on his website. Is this legal to resign so far in advan… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
I rented an apartment in Glenolden PA Oct. 1, 2011. We were
I rented an apartment in Glenolden PA Oct. 1, 2011. We were in apt for 11 months and decided to leave as I have been out of work from April 9, 2012 to present due to a back surgery that required surge… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
My current landlord refused to be a reference to my new apartment,
My current landlord refused to be a reference to my new apartment, which is fine, but she forwarded the rental verification form that she did not fill out to my soon to be ex-husband's email without m… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
Hi, We have signed a short-term lease agreement in Washington
Hi, We have signed a short-term lease agreement in Washington D.C that starts September 1st, 2012 and ends December 21, 2012. We have not paid deposit or rent yet. In the lease agreement, there is not… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
I have served my tenant (who rents a room in my rented home)
I have served my tenant (who rents a room in my rented home) with a 60 Day Notice. Is it true that I cannot accept any rent from him during these 60 days? What happens if I do? Thanks so much, Kate… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX for one year i had lease with a housing
hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX for one year i had lease with a housing program and the lease says no pets but the tenant upstairs has a bird and my lease is up about five months now and i have a cat in the… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
My son lives in Texas and his co owner of his house with me,
My son lives in Texas and his co owner of his house with me, his father. He has had his girlfriend living with him for 3 years and now wants her out. Can he just tell her to leave or is there a specif… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
my tenant only gave a partial payment for May, and now owes
my tenant only gave a partial payment for May, and now owes for June. His lease ends this month, should I give a notice to quit before his lease ends? He said he would pay me when he gets paid as he s… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
My room mate wants his last months rent from me since he moved
My room mate wants his last months rent from me since he moved out one month after we gave a 60day notice to our landlord ( which had his name on it but not his signature). he did not notify the landl… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
The rental agent for the condo owner indicated that a 7-month
The rental agent for the condo owner indicated that a 7-month lease was available. We put in a application along with $150 in admin fees to get the rental. Now the agent for the owner is say she made … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
My ex-landlord kept my security deposit of $1900 for damages
My ex-landlord kept my security deposit of $1900 for damages he decided had been done to a hardwood floor in one room of my two bedroom apt. Now he wants to charge an additional six thousand dollars s… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 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:

Thomas McJD

Thomas McJD

Lawyer

46 satisfied customers

Landlord-Tenant Law Expert

LegalWiseNC

LegalWiseNC

Attorney

0 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney in North Carolina.

barristerinky

barristerinky

Attorney

4,729 satisfied customers

Attorney over 17 years, landlord 26 years

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Attorney

2,356 satisfied customers

Experience representing landlords and tenants.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

1,379 satisfied customers

Licensed in multiple jurisdictions. Experienced Landlord-Tenant attorney.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,295 satisfied customers

Attorney

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

1,055 satisfied customers

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

< 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