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
You I have a landlord situation. Thursday I had a broken
You I have a landlord situation. Thursday I had a broken pipe burst in my rental home. There has been mold issues I am concerned with and requested that he get a mold inspection done. Today out of the… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,587 satisfied customers
I just moved into a house. The landlady comes by every day
I just moved into a house. The landlady comes by every day un announced. Yesterday she said "it just not working" … read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
5,951 satisfied customers
Landlord refuses to return deposit with prorated rent.
Landlord refuses to return deposit with prorated rent … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
40,367 satisfied customers
I have a major issue 4 times now water is cming thru rhe
Second opinion] Hello i have a major issue 4 times now water is cming thru rhe kitchen from tenants up stairs ams my landlord didnt fix ir amddidnt check for MOLD ans we did and we have MOLD all in wa… read more
Kenneth B
Kenneth B
General Counsel
LL.M. (with high honors)
163 satisfied customers
I had a landlord enter my apartment with no notice.
I had a landlord enter my apartment with no notice … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
44,692 satisfied customers
I rent a house which is uninhabitable due to sewage leaking
I rent a house which is uninhabitable due to sewage leaking in basement. It has been 5 days since the landlord was notified and I had to leave due to the hazardous conditions. Landlord received rent 2… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
44,692 satisfied customers
In Massachusetts can a landlord go into the rental without
In Massachusetts can a landlord go into the rental without the tenent being there … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
8,809 satisfied customers
Have a landlord that wont fix a leak in my bedroom ceiling.
have a landlord that wont fix a leak in my bedroom ceiling. first leaked 60 days ago they were notified (its a realty company) they said the "owner" likes to do his own repairs. never knew there was a… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
4,148 satisfied customers
I want to know if i have a right to be contacted before any
I want to know if i have a right to be contacted before any maintance man or landlord goes into my apartment? Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: Today i we… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
I have a question regarding how soon should a landlord reply
Hi I have a question regarding how soon should a landlord reply a tenant if it's during off-office-hour?… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,398 satisfied customers
The owner of house I rent is selling to fulfill a divorce settlement.
The owner of house I rent is selling to fulfill a divorce settlement. He demanded we be out in 30 days. Realistate agent is insisting we allow open house, cleaning crews, allow all potential buyers in… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,786 satisfied customers
I need to check on the rental house I have, located in NJ.
I need to check on the rental house I have, located in NJ. The tenants don't answer their phone, my texts, and even emails. They just tell me that the kitchen sink is leaking and any additional questi… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
25,874 satisfied customers
My daughter is 24, she rented her first apartment in June 2014
My daughter is 24, she rented her first apartment in June 2014 with a roommate. On my first visit i remarked on the odor of dampness in the air. On Wednesday 10/22 she reported a leak coming out of th… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
44,692 satisfied customers
Tenant first complain about needed repairs, now we are evicting
Tenant first complain about needed repairs, now we are evicting him for not paying rent. He is not cooperative in repairs. I set up a plumbing service to go the the property at a set time, his daughte… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
We have lived in a residence for about 3 years. Our landlord
We have lived in a residence for about 3 years. Our landlord is ok, but could be a whole lot better. We have leaks and always have to pay a large water bill. We told him about it multiple times, butno… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,786 satisfied customers
I am currently renting a house and a frien brings his dog over
I am currently renting a house and a frien brings his dog over to play with the kids. The lease says no pets and the landlord says we broke our lease agreement. He also stats to consider the lease to … read more
Troy7141
Troy7141
In-house Counsel
Juris Doctor
78 satisfied customers
In home rentals can a landlord ask for a house key or come
In home rentals can a landlord ask for a house key or come unannounced? How do the laws apply if the landlord is not going through an agency an is simply renting out the house? What would happen if yo… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
44,692 satisfied customers
Can a landlord/ maintance come into my apt. without my
Can a landlord/ maintance come into my apt. without my permission? They are not showing it, no emergenies, this is a drug building, I didn't know this when I moved in. I have been harrassed not only b… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
54,982 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

6,786 satisfied customers

Attorney over 19 years, landlord 27 years

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,299 satisfied customers

Attorney

Nate

Nate

Attorney

1,059 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