Landlord-Tenant

Ask a landlord-tenant lawyer and get answers ASAP

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Landlord-Tenant Questions
I live in Waukegan IL, so I have a tenant who has refused to
I live in Waukegan IL, so I have a tenant who has refused to pay rent. 1) She had for me to sign a form for her to receive aid from a church to pay rent. Five days after due date. I refused, but came … read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
2,067 satisfied customers
We have a tenant who always pays at the end of the month.
We have a tenant who always pays at the end of the month. Owner hopes they can catch up in three months or we may ask them to move out. Owner proposed they pay rent/3 more each month together with ren… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,835 satisfied customers
What to do about my landlord not providing a written lease?
Hi! I was wondering what to do concerning my landlord not providing a written lease as promised once we moved in. We have established residency for over a year and a half and have been paying truly ea… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,778 satisfied customers
We live, months now, in an "Extended Stay America" hotel in
We live, for 6 months now , in an "Extended Stay America" hotel in San Dimas, CA. We fell behind on the rent and had a three-day pay or quit notice taped to our door last Friday, for $1,375 rent due. … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,778 satisfied customers
I am a tenant of an apartment complex in Huntington Beach,
I am a tenant of an apartment complex in Huntington Beach, CA. My small family has had a rough last few months due to work being slow. That being said, we were then served an Unlawful Detainer Evictio… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Need to know steps to evict a tenant, that owes multiple
Need to know steps to evict a tenant, that owes multiple months of rent. Had verbal month to month agreement.… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
Can I evicte renter of property and vandalism and stealing
Can I evicte renter for vandalism of property and vandalism and stealing of neighborhood mailbox. Gave renter 30 day notice, lease is also up September 4, 2015. Rent was due today and no payment. Leas… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,973 satisfied customers
Hello, me and my husband have rented our house to a young lady
Hello, me and my husband have rented our house to a young lady with 6 children ,three of the children are blind and we were trying to help her. She paid her rent July and August ok. But, in September … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
I own a two family house I gave the tenant an eviction notice
I own a two family house I gave the tenant an eviction notice to be out by October 31 for non payment of rent I let him park in my driveway but when he did not pay rent I told him he could not park in… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Is a landlord required to accept LATE rent payment from a tenant
Is a landlord required to accept LATE rent payment from a tenant at sufferance?? I am in Georgia.… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Ive found myself in an unfortunate situation subletting my
I've found myself in an unfortunate situation subletting my apartment to a real pain in the neck and I need some advice to stay on top of it. About 8 months ago, a friend of mine and I who share a lea… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I am being faced with an eviction notice for my business in
I am being faced with an eviction notice for my business in the state of PA. Reason being late rent. However, I can make the past balance whole and current. What are my rights and can the landlord sti… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
Hi, I am a landlord in GA. My tenants moved into my house in
Hi, I am a landlord in GA. My tenants moved into my house in May 2013. Starting from May to August, he has repeatedly been late to pay the rent. The lease states that rent is due on the FIRST DAY of e… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,055 satisfied customers
hello. my name is XXXXX XXXXX i am trying to evict a tenant.
hello. my name is XXXXX XXXXX i am trying to evict a tenant. the rent is due on the first and the lease has a grace period of 3 days. is she still legally in default as of the send of the month ?… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,295 satisfied customers
1. tenant gives notice to vacate 2. landlord owes tenant
1. tenant gives notice to vacate 2. landlord owes tenant money in prepaid rent 3. landlord refuses to give an accounting of prepaid rent amount, security deposit refund amount due before tenant vacate… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,425 satisfied customers
Name: Jonathan JusufTodays Date: October 2nd 2012Location:
Name: Jonathan Jusuf Todays Date: October 2nd 2012 Location: Berkeley, CA — Alameda County Case: Eviction Case Background: First of only 1 eviction notice received on October 2nd 2012 Date of eviction… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
If we received a letter this past Saturday stating that we
If we received a letter this past Saturday stating that we have 7 days to come up we a certain amount or evict the property and if we don't then we have violated our note. It doesn't state what note, … read more
D. WINOGO ESQ.
D. WINOGO ESQ.
Hearing Officer/Attorney
Doctoral Degree
100 satisfied customers
Hi o have a roommate that isnt on my lease. I have verbally
Hi o have a roommate that isn't on my lease. I have verbally asked him to leave on Dec 28 because he isn't paying rent. He has only lived with me since Nov 13 2011. He is still here and refuses to pay… read more
lwpat
lwpat
Doctoral Degree
6,615 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