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
I have a question to ask you. is it lharrassment if my
hi i have a question to ask you. is it sexual lharrassment if my landlord heard that my husband and i were having marital issues and he asked me to give him a massage? … read more
Jean C
Jean C
J.D.
938 satisfied customers
We own a condo in a high rise the entire building is having
We own a condo in a high rise the entire building is having AC work done which creates noise and loss of AC to various unit. We rent the unit; tenant wants rent abatement for 9 days due to noise and l… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
3,934 satisfied customers
My tenant is using the basement in my 120 year old old as an
Hi, my tenant is using the basement in my 120 year old old as an area for drumming. He has a mat on the floor and decorated the walls. Since it is a very old basement with humidity it developed mold u… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
7,607 satisfied customers
2 part question, can a landlord charge a tenant in a 3 unit
Hello, 2 part question, can a landlord charge a tenant in a 3 unit building for plumbing repairs. and if so, if there are 3 tenants at the time of the complaint but one vacates can the bill be split b… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
7,607 satisfied customers
I have a question about tenant rights when a landlord wants
I have a question about tenant rights when a landlord wants to do an unannounced renovation to a main living space. … read more
LegalGems
LegalGems
Juris Doctorate
19,440 satisfied customers
2 tenants sign lease for barbershop - no clause joint and
2 tenants sign lease for barbershop - no clause joint and several liability - one barber leaves - if remaining barber pays half rent, can landlord evict him? … read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,852 satisfied customers
Has been in my same apartment for 8 years just renewed my
Has been in my same apartment for 8 years just renewed my lease my floors are weak in the center and we requested a new apartment that was denied and they informed us we would have to move out at our … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
5,821 satisfied customers
Second opinion] In May of this year, I and my six friends
Second opinion] In May of this year, I and my six friends shared a house. We signed a one-year contract. This is a two-story house with 3 bedrooms on the first floor and two bedrooms in the basement. … read more
Attyadvisor
Attyadvisor
Doctoral Degree
10,771 satisfied customers
Commercial lease questions I am looking at at renting a
Commercial lease questionsI am looking at at renting a retail space I really like. The space was owned by a tea room that retired and sold the building. The owners seem to have no previous commercial … read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,852 satisfied customers
I'm confused. the ADA says that she has to have wheelchair
I'm confused. the ADA says that she has to have wheelchair access to all three levels of the building. My clients can't get downstairs because there is only wheelchair access on the main floor.… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,852 satisfied customers
My family (2 adults and 2 young children) have been living
My family (2 adults and 2 young children) have been living at this two family home for 7 years. We have always drawn a lease every year with our absentee landlady (lived in Austria during the past sev… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,723 satisfied customers
I rent a place of business a salon and upstairs they have renters
I rent a place of business a salon and upstairs they have renters and are related to the owners can they come into my place of business when I am not there they have a key to enter whenever they want … read more
Loren
Loren
41,413 satisfied customers
Landlord refuses to repair portions of building that are specifically
Landlord refuses to repair portions of building that are specifically noted in lease are their responsibility. There is an abatement of rent provision in lease I have informed the landlord of the requ… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
3,852 satisfied customers
I am the landlord, the tenant is my recorded domestic partner
I am the landlord, the tenant is my recorded domestic partner of 13 years. The tenant and I have ended a 13 year relationship. He claims I have entered the apartment (first floor of my property) unlaw… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,723 satisfied customers
We leased a commercial building. The description from the
We leased a commercial building. The description from the realtor stated the use of the main floor, basement and balcony are included in the description of the building. We signed the lease which stat… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
69,884 satisfied customers
I lease the bottom floor of a building in California. I have
I lease the bottom floor of a building in California. I have a front entrance. The upstairs Girl has a back entrance. There is a backroom space that was included in my lease. my leases states. the ent… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
24,040 satisfied customers
Finished basement flooded. lease states rent shall abate for
Finished basement flooded. lease states rent shall abate for repairs when portion of premises is unavailable due to flood, fire, storm or other casualty or Act of God but landlord refuses to comply. R… read more
Tower Grove Lawyer
Tower Grove Lawyer
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
283 satisfied customers
I lease an art studio space in a converted commercial basement.
I lease an art studio space in a converted commercial basement. The power goes out in the building most days due to the circuit being overloaded. (There are 8 or more studios on 1 circuit) Is there a … 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

5,821 satisfied customers

Attorney over 19 years, landlord 27 years

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,296 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.

Nate

Nate

Attorney

547 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of landlord tenant legal experience.

< 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