Landlord-Tenant

Ask a landlord-tenant lawyer and get answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Landlord-Tenant Questions
Signed a 14-month Lease for a smoke-free, no smoking in
Signed a 14-month Lease for a smoke-free, no smoking in apartment, new owners took over and new management hired, and smoking of cigarettes, cigars, and marijuana in apartments on the 1st and 2nd floo… read more
KarraK
KarraK
2,763 satisfied customers
I'm a tenant and I just moved a townhome in Renton Wa....I
Hello I'm a tenant and I just moved a townhome in Renton Wa....I notice that after moving in thee was a foul odor coming from the sink. I called the office to let them know. About a week later they ha… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
4,566 satisfied customers
My 1st floor tenant is complaining that the 2nd floor
My 1st floor tenant is complaining that the 2nd floor tenant's son is smoking marijuana in my Philadelpia duplex. How do I handle that?… read more
AshleyJ92
AshleyJ92
Associate attorney
JD
1,159 satisfied customers
I own lower-floor condo in a resort area. My long-term
I own lower-floor condo in a resort area. My long-term tenant is a smoker. The upstairs neighbor and his family members occasionally stay in their upstairs condo and he intends to rent it out short-te… read more
Leigh
Leigh
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
1,668 satisfied customers
Kind of a weird question... this Saturday, I moved into an
Hi! Kind of a weird question... this Saturday, I moved into an apartment in San Jose, CA. I had previously toured the grounds and was shown an apartment that I was told was representative of all apart… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
15,312 satisfied customers
Beginning in early July I experienced extremely strong
Beginning in early July I experienced extremely strong chemical smells coming into my unit - I believe from the unit below via air vents near my windows. This happened only on the weekend, in the midd… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
147,651 satisfied customers
My neighbour has complained of strong cooking odor from my
My neighbour has complained of strong cooking odor from my apartment. He also wrote to my rental agency about the same. I have added air purifiers to reduce cooking odor but the complaint does not see… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
89,097 satisfied customers
Commercial office monthly rental, tenants suite has odor
Commercial office monthly rental, tenants suite has odor that is coming from he says a couch in his suite. has a urine strong smell and is creating issues with other tenants in this executive suite co… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
4,566 satisfied customers
Can I move out of my place if the land lord failed to tell
Can I move out of my place if the land lord failed to tell me that there was a dog living on the premises prior? When I did the walk through to view my condo the condo had a smell too it but it wasn't… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,617 satisfied customers
I would like your assistance on the wording of a 14/30 Day
For Barristerinky ONLY, I would like your assistance on the wording of a 14/30 Day Notice of Noncompliance. The problem is the Tenant whose lease turned into month-to-month over a couple years ago is … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,617 satisfied customers
I am renting a condo in Denver. My condo smells so strongly
I am renting a condo in Denver. My condo smells so strongly of marijuana that there are times that it actually makes me sick. I've tried telling my landlord, he just replies, "It's Colorado, get used … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
49,076 satisfied customers
Good morning. We have a rental that is directly behind a new
Good morning. We have a rental that is directly behind a new housing tract with about 25 homes and about 25 yards from the tract's waste treatment plant. Our area still uses septic tanks. Our tenants … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,055 satisfied customers
After I moved into my apartment, the smell of old, stale cigarettes
After I moved into my apartment, the smell of old, stale cigarettes from the previous tenant who smoked is coming out. They have done an "ozone" machine, which worked for a few days, but the smell per… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,617 satisfied customers
I want to end my apartment lease after living there for a day. The
I want to end my apartment lease after living there for a day. The apartment I moved into, the previous tenant smoked. I lived in the place for 24 hours. The odor is very strong. Its in the ventilatio… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I have just received today a 14-Day Warning Notice - Occupied
I have just received today a 14-Day Warning Notice - Occupied By, Nuisance, Rules & Regulations Violation for an extremely fowl odor from my residence. They say that the odor is unpleasant and is disr… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
58,617 satisfied customers
I live in San Francisco, CA in an apartment where I have lived
I live in San Francisco, CA in an apartment where I have lived for 10 years. My roommate has lived there for 20. A few months ago some new neighbors moved in downstairs. They are from India and the sm… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
Hi. My family and I live in a rental home in Fl. We have been
Hi. My family and I live in a rental home in Fl. We have been renting the house for about 2 1/2 years. Over a year ago we noticed a musty odor in the walk-out basement. No water leaks/damage found. It… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
49,076 satisfied customers
We are dealing with a landlord that says there is a strong
We are dealing with a landlord that says there is a strong pet smell in the house we rented from him. He has no carpets and the animals did not urinate or defecate in the house. He says he is waiting … read more
DCrane Esq
DCrane Esq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
714 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:

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

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

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

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

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:

LegalWiseNC

LegalWiseNC

Attorney

0 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney in North Carolina.

barristerinky

barristerinky

Attorney

58,617 satisfied customers

Attorney over 21 years, landlord 29 years

Nate

Nate

Attorney

1,917 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of landlord tenant legal experience.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,299 satisfied customers

Attorney

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney

1,055 satisfied customers

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

DCrane Esq

DCrane Esq

Attorney

714 satisfied customers

Experience in this area is derived from assisting clients in commercial and residential lease matters.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Attorney

451 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

< 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