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
Second opinion] I moved In on September 1st I now have bed
Second opinion] I moved In on September 1st I now have bed bugs that came from the unit directly below mine. I dropped a bed bug off at the leasing office on Monday 10/14 it is now Saturday 10/19 noth… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,658 satisfied customers
Live in the Art Synder section 8 building at 1536 Yosemite,
I am Helen Quintero and live in the Art Synder section 8 building at 1536 Yosemite, Loa Angeles, CA 90041. I have had for a long time problems with bug infestations in my apartment. Asked them to take… read more
socallegalwork
socallegalwork
314 satisfied customers
I live in Florida and signed a lease 2 weeks ago stating
Hi, I live in Florida and signed a lease 2 weeks ago stating pest control (roaches, rats, bedbugs etc) is our responsibility/ However, within a day of moving in we saw rats and holes that they are ent… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,658 satisfied customers
I rented a house for almost 8 years.My landlord never
I rented a house for almost 8 years.My landlord never maintained the property.The foundation was/is literally crumbling.He has it in our lease that if you move during September-April you will be charg… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
39,386 satisfied customers
My daughter rents a townhouse in Vallejo, CA and her home
My daughter rents a townhouse in Vallejo, CA and her home has a cockroach infestation that started about a month ago. Exterminators sprayed 3 times and are planning a fourth time. The bugs are in ever… read more
Roy Hadavi
Roy Hadavi
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
1,654 satisfied customers
I have been renting a house in florida for 3 months and have
I have been renting a house in florida for 3 months and have discovered it is infested with bed bugs, am I or my landlord responsible … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,658 satisfied customers
I have a tenant who just signed the lease. the house was a
I have a tenant who just signed the lease. the house was a dirty when he moved in. I did not charge them a deposit and took a 100 off for cleaning the carpets. The home smelled like dog before signing… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,055 satisfied customers
I currently rent a house and have discovered a rat infestation.
I currently rent a house and have discovered a rat infestation. The landlord had an exterminator come out and he captured most of the rats but there is a horrible stench coming from all of the rat pee… read more
Kathie Russell
Kathie Russell
attorney
Doctoral Degree
561 satisfied customers
There is a bat in the basement of the apartment that I am
There is a bat in the basement of the apartment that I am leasing. I informed the landlord 2 months ago and to date all he has done is put mothballs in the basement. That forced the bat to move up the… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
i vacated an apartment (short term rental) after seeing a rat
i vacated an apartment (short term rental) after seeing a rat in the kitchen. they showed up the next day with rat poison and placed it throughout the apartment. the pellets were soon scattered all ov… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My landlord new my building had prior to my moving
My landlord new my building had bedbugs prior to my moving in and now she wont terminate my lease unless i pay $1300 and she keeps my security deposit. We keep getting bit we cant live here and they r… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Who is responsible to pay the fee for getting rid of bed bugs
Who is responsible to pay the fee for getting rid of bed bugs in a sublet apt. in a co-op, the owner of the apt., or the current tenant?… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I reported the bed bug issue to landlord in late june. The
I reported the bed bug issue to landlord in late june. The management company responded quickly and called the a pest control company to examine my apartment and I was told that all the cost will be o… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I live in an apartment in Lakewood, Ohio. There are bed bugs
I live in an apartment in Lakewood, Ohio. There are bed bugs thoughout this building and I just got them. I had a Visiting Nurse Association because I am post op. from two neck surgeries. The V.N.A. h… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
This question if for Mary M. Esq. Hi, this is Dana again.
This question if for Mary M. Esq. Hi, this is Dana again. I am in NJ and am asking a RESIDENTIAL landlord tenant question. I have a tenant that moved out of one of my apartments into my duplex on the … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
We live in Tn. Tenants signed lease and in the process of moving.
We live in Tn. Tenants signed lease and in the process of moving. The tenants are using a friend of ours to help move them in. Our friend called to say the tenants are moving an infested household of … read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
What is your opinion on who is responsible for bed bug charges
What is your opinion on who is responsible for bed bug charges (Tenant or Landlord/Property Management company?) for a large apartment building in the City of New York?… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Attorney & Counselor
Juris Doctor
16,283 satisfied customers
What recorse do I have if I just signed my apartment(24hrs)
What recorse do I have if I just signed my apartment(24hrs) lease and the first night I discover the apartment is infested with roaches.… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 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

6,658 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.

Nate

Nate

Attorney

943 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of landlord tenant legal experience.

DCrane Esq

DCrane Esq

Attorney

714 satisfied customers

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

< 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