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
My question is regarding a tenant who lived in a small
My question is regarding a tenant who lived in a small rental I have in Bacliff, Tx. My tenant unfortunately passed away while he was in the hospital after an operation. His family is now handling all… read more
LawyerWriter
LawyerWriter
Doctoral Degree
1,405 satisfied customers
I had a tenant how moved out last month, she had a 12-month
Second opinion] Hello, I had a tenant how moved out last month, she had a 12-month lease from May to May, the least dated no pets at all and she agreed to that,but about two weeks after she moved in s… read more
Kimora Pope
Kimora Pope
JD
3,832 satisfied customers
I had a tenant how moved out last month, she had a 12-month
Hello, I had a tenant how moved out last month, she had a 12-month lease from May to May, the least dated no pets at all and she agreed to that,but about two weeks after she moved in she snuck a cat i… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
6,350 satisfied customers
I had a tenant how moved out last month, she had a 12-month
Second opinion] Hello, I had a tenant how moved out last month, she had a 12-month lease from May to May, the least dated no pets at all and she agreed to that,but about two weeks after she moved in s… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,956 satisfied customers
I need help to resolve a situation about a tenant whose
I need help to resolve a situation about a tenant whose strong body odor that is coming out of her apartment #155 Her neighboring tenant has been complaining for months about a body odor which he can … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,956 satisfied customers
My “landlord” (she's on the lease as the landlord but
My “landlord” (she's on the lease as the landlord but doesn't own the property) has two cats. They daily poop on the couch outside of my room and she does't pick it up. It makes the entire house smell… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
41,545 satisfied customers
I am a landlord renting a room to a tenant in a shared
I am a landlord renting a room to a tenant in a shared house. Her rent was $400 a month. She moved in on August 26, 2018, two days ago. It was agreed by both of us during the interview that once she m… read more
Nate
Nate
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,157 satisfied customers
I am renting a house at will, i don't have a lease with the
hi, i am renting a house at will, i don't have a lease with the landlord. Just recently he stated my had to get rid of my cats ( which he had prior knowledge to before i moved) and that he was also ra… read more
Roy Hadavi
Roy Hadavi
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
1,932 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
6,956 satisfied customers
I'm sorry this is so long. Main questions are at the bottom.
I'm sorry this is so long. Main questions are at the bottom. Thank you for reading. I moved out of the apartment I had moved into Feb 1st 2016. Through a text, I gave my roommate in mid April 40 days … read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
We signed an 18-month lease that turned into a month to
We signed an 18-month lease that turned into a month to month and just moved out after almost five years. The lease said we were not allowed to have pets without the landlord's written consent. We did… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Our Landlord does an annual inspection, which was today, and
Our Landlord does an annual inspection, which was today, and she informed us that she hadn't gotten her certificate of occupancy a few years ago when the modular was built, so he too was coming. He in… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
80,759 satisfied customers
I ended my rental contract with my tenants because I have a
I ended my rental contract with my tenants because I have a duplex and live upstairs and I was getting dog smell in my living area. After they moved out they did do some cleaning but the dog smell was… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,956 satisfied customers
Hi. My rental home has rats. My landlord told me he is unable
Hi. My rental home has rats. My landlord told me he is unable financially to do what is necessary to resolve the problem. This has been going on for one month. The crawlspace insulation needs to be re… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
45,734 satisfied customers
Vacated premises of a townhouse in PA today (we actually moved
Vacated premises of a townhouse in PA today (we actually moved out a month ago but just gave up keys and such today and gave written notice and provided forwarding address). Landlord provided me an it… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,055 satisfied customers
My roommates cats urinated all over our couches multiple times.
My roommate's cats urinated all over our couches multiple times. After the first time, we told her multiple times to keep her cats out of the rest of the house in which she ignored. Due to the fact th… read more
Kathie Russell
Kathie Russell
attorney
Doctoral Degree
561 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
My landlord did not mentioned the strong smell of cat urine
my landlord did not mentioned the strong smell of cat urine during our walk through. two weeks later she wrote an email to us saying that they couldn't rent the property because every time people come… 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

6,956 satisfied customers

Attorney over 19 years, landlord 27 years

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,299 satisfied customers

Attorney

Nate

Nate

Attorney

1,157 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of landlord tenant legal experience.

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.

< 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