Landlord-Tenant

Ask a landlord-tenant lawyer and get answers ASAP

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Landlord-Tenant Questions
We (my husband and I) knew a guy from high school 20 yrs
We (my husband and I) knew a guy from high school 20 yrs ago. We had a littler of puppy and he received one of them with a verbal agreement that he would pay for him and if he couldn't care for him at… read more
Nate
Nate
Managing Member
Juris Doctor
2,787 satisfied customers
My son moved into our family home and brought with him his
My son moved into our family home and brought with him his boyfriend. They paid 1000 per month but when they started being short, I made them pay separately. A few months went by and they broke up and… read more
Nate
Nate
Managing Member
Juris Doctor
2,787 satisfied customers
I have a question about a neighbor. I am a tenant. They live
I have a question about a neighbor. I am a tenant. They live in a one bedroom. There are 2 teenage girls and a mother. The mother is divorced and has a boy friend and works at night. She smokes, the b… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,390 satisfied customers
My ex-roomie is going to take my boyfriend and i to a small
My ex-roomie is going to take my boyfriend and i to a small claims court for next months rent. We never signed a rental agreement, but we did try finding people to take our spot so the rent would be c… read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
13,805 satisfied customers
I am being sued by my ex landlord, how can I counter sue and
I am being sued by my ex landlord, how can I counter sue and can a landlord trespass on the new residence and leave trash in the drive way? is that their right? … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
My landlord let me move in early. The lease has already been
My landlord let me move in early. The lease has already been signed and I have lived here for 2 weeks. The official lease date starts March 1st. We signed The lease on Feb 15th and I was given The key… read more
Loren
Loren
Lawyer
40,409 satisfied customers
My sister is in LA and subleasing a studio apt. Subletter
My sister is in LA and subleasing a studio apt. Subletter told her to say she was a cousin bc lease does not permit subleasing, subletter drew up two paragraph agreement for the month of July and Augu… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,729 satisfied customers
If a person is not listed on a lease agreement in Louisiana,
If a person is not listed on a lease agreement in Louisiana, do they have any rights to stay on the property? Do they have to be legally evicted by the Justice of the Peace? Are there any rights for a… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,390 satisfied customers
I moved to Georgia from Mississippi on November 11,2013. Before
I moved to Georgia from Mississippi on November 11,2013. Before I made this big move the realtor who is also my friend assured me that the property was move in ready but when I arrived here it was not… read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
9,249 satisfied customers
I am the owner of the house. My roommate has lived with me
I am the owner of the house. My roommate has lived with me for two months and not once was he on time. He was three weeks late this month. we came to an agreement on the 18th that if he paid me 900 by… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I live under a slum lord. Ive lived here for 14 years. No
I live under a slum lord. I've lived here for 14 years. No one else can last more than 1 or 2 years. I have paid my rent on time since 1999. I even started paying a year in advance to get 1 month free… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,356 satisfied customers
I have lived in a particular rental for one year on lease,
I have lived in a particular rental for one year on lease, when I moved in the landlord (a realty company) promised to fix certan broken things i.e. broken stair rail, numerous nail holes in walls, dr… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,992 satisfied customers
do I have any recourse either with owner of home I live in
do I have any recourse either with owner of home I live in and/or Simi Valley Police. I was invited to come live with my boyfriend a few months ago who lives with his parents. We were in process of fi… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
My daughter is attending AIU. She had stayed on campus (which
My daughter is attending AIU. She had stayed on campus (which is allocated apartments in the area) for two terms. The first apartment assigned to her, the roommates that she lived with were drinking, … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,523 satisfied customers
After first year rent contract over there option of renew another
After first year rent contract over there option of renew another year or 60 days agreement and I signed 60 days contracts (means give them 60 days notice). On June 2nd, I give them a notice to move o… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
We currently have a house that we rent out to students.
We currently have a house that we rent out to students. There are 5 bedrooms which we rent out for the school year. Our tenants usually sign leases for the school year (most sign from June to the end … read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
50,799 satisfied customers
Hi, I am a single 37 yo mom of 4 kids living in woburn public
Hi, I am a single 37 yo mom of 4 kids living in woburn public housingi am on ssdi and have mental and physical dissabiliyies as well as my 6 yo had adhd odd depression and my 15 yo is in the process o… read more
Kathie Russell
Kathie Russell
attorney
Doctoral Degree
561 satisfied customers
My 19 year old daughter has had a boyfriend for the last few
My 19 year old daughter has had a boyfriend for the last few years. Due to family issues on his side, he moved in with us about two years ago. They have gotten upset with our rules and moved in with h… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 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