Landlord-Tenant

Ask a landlord-tenant lawyer and get answers ASAP

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Landlord-Tenant Questions
My daughter left her apartment in marin county that has mold
my daughter left her apartment in marin county that has mold in the ceiling from a leaking tub in the unit above. what are her rights as far as health concerns and lease … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
8,562 satisfied customers
My current landlord has not made repairs since the VERY
Hello, My current landlord has not made repairs since the VERY first day I moved in(6 months ago). The property is managed by a Property Management Company. The house has a back house and every time s… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,295 satisfied customers
I have a RTO contract and the tenant has abandoned the
I have a RTO contract and the tenant has abandoned the property with payment in arrears and lot rent in arrears of 4 months. Do I have to acquire a docment for the abandonment? … read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,777 satisfied customers
I had a tenant student who signed one year lease for one
I had a tenant student who signed one year lease for one room nearby Temple college. Within six months, due to his personal problem(related to school )he has to relocate so he find another tenant and … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,119 satisfied customers
Background: I have rented a home through a management
Hello, Background: I have rented a home through a management company (lease effective period October 2015 through October 2016) The owner of the home is not listed on the lease (california). We have h… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,119 satisfied customers
I relocated from St. Louis MO to Kansas City MO 4 months
I relocated from St. Louis MO to Kansas City MO 4 months ago. I agreed to rent a property through a property management company. We moved in over the weekend. The property manager emailed a lease and … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,430 satisfied customers
Under FL Civil Law, commercial landlord and rentals, where a
Under FL Civil Law, commercial landlord and rentals, where a business rents a container on its lot to a party to store things in, and that party agrees to vacate at a certain point but fails to do so,… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,430 satisfied customers
I spoke with you yesterday about a roommate that left
I spoke with you yesterday about a roommate that left voluntarily. An encounter occurred today with her and an officer. Please read the attached document. Should I file a complaint against the officer… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,295 satisfied customers
our tenants have been served an eviction notice by us(landlords) for having more than one
our tenants have been served an eviction notice by us(landlords) for having more than one animal, past due rent of $2500.00 and 1/2 month of July 2014 and all of August. Their lease was a roll over le… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Attorney
64,688 satisfied customers
California rental. tenant has been gone the month of june
California rental. tenant has been gone the month of june and has not paid any rent and in fact gave me an oral, over the phone, notice she was moving rather than pay the june rent relatives have move… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
1,295 satisfied customers
My daughter has been renting on a month-to-month basis for
My daughter has been renting on a month-to-month basis for the past two years. She paid a $1,100 security deposit when she moved in. The house was NOT cleaned or painted before she moved in. She photo… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
does asking more than one month rent for security void the
does asking more than one month rent for security void the agreement? I have offered to return the extra $1000 I charged in addition to the last month security. I still have received nothing in writin… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,430 satisfied customers
i have a tenant that hasnt paid her water bill in a year and
i have a tenant that hasn't paid her water bill in a year and has shorted the rent every month for more than that. we do not have a formal lease and the house is up for sale. every time we try to show… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,430 satisfied customers
our landlord is breaking the lease because she wants to sell
our landlord is breaking the lease because she wants to sell her house. we finally started looking for a new place to move and she stated she can give us till 5/31/13 to move out, but since then she h… read more
LawGuy
LawGuy
Juris Doctor
123 satisfied customers
Tenant signed lease with another then phone current landlord
Tenant signed lease with another then phone current landlord to terminate tenancy within 2 weeks. Tenant has not provided a written notice of intent to terminate month to month tenancy though Landlord… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
1,031 satisfied customers
OK. I went before the JP and got the judgement but was really
OK. I went before the JP and got the judgement but was really disappointed because he didn't include the pet deposit only what tenant owed in rent. They were past due for April so he said $500 on an $… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Legal real estate: My rental house lease is up on 12/31/12.
Legal real estate: My rental house lease is up on 12/31/12. My landlady wants me to sign another year's contract asap. I do not plan to renew the lease because I an renting another house at the end of… read more
TaxAttorneytoHelp
TaxAttorneytoHelp
Owner
Doctoral Degree
2,542 satisfied customers
My rental is in Las Vegas. I have served my tenant with a 5
My rental is in Las Vegas. I have served my tenant with a 5 ay py or quit notice for non payment of rent. He is moving out. Do I have a right to offset the balance of the rent that is due agaisnt the … read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
1,031 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

4,430 satisfied customers

Attorney over 17 years, landlord 26 years

Infolawyer

Infolawyer

Attorney

64,688 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