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
In 2018 me and a roommate decided to get a apartment and
Hello, so in 2018 me and a roommate decided to get a apartment and agreed on paying the rent in half each month. To make a long story short the roommate decided he was not going to pay his half of the… read more
DWegner Esq.
DWegner Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
125 satisfied customers
Early in January I moved to an apartment without going to
Hello. I'm Noelvie! early in January I moved to an apartment without going to see it. So I signed the lease online and the apartment reprensentation online gave me the impression it was a good apartme… read more
Siddiqi
Siddiqi
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
303 satisfied customers
I need a tenant lawyer to look over some documents from my
Second opinion] I need a tenant lawyer to look over some documents from my previous landlord. … read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
11,291 satisfied customers
I need a tenant lawyer to look over some documents from my
I need a tenant lawyer to look over some documents from my previous landlord. … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,912 satisfied customers
I had a roommate who didn't pay rent. I lived there 3 years
Second opinion] I had a roommate who didn't pay rent. I lived there 3 years decided not to renew the lease. I gave 60 day notice. I moved out the roommate is also on the lease and he decided to stay. … read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
26,179 satisfied customers
My mom, boyfriend and me moved into a trailer park called
My mom, boyfriend and me moved into a trailer park called Palmetto Palms. When we first moved there we signed a year lease. My mom and boyfriend were the main people on the lease. After the first year… read more
LawyerWriter
LawyerWriter
Doctoral Degree
1,315 satisfied customers
We just moved out of an apartment in October. We are now
We just moved out of an apartment in October. We are now getting calls from debt collectors (with no prior notice) that we owe this complex $1500 for the month of November because our roommate didn't … read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
6,234 satisfied customers
Is there any way to get out of a lease if my roommates and I
Is there any way to get out of a lease if my roommates and I had been evicted due to an animal issue? We signed a year long lease and were in the apartment for less than 2 months. We are continuing to… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
41,141 satisfied customers
I rented this apartment by myself as a single lease holder
I rented this apartment by myself as a single lease holder in2016. However, in 2017 the apartment complex required my roommate to qualify as a co-lease holder in 2017 until 2018 November. My co-lease … read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
4,578 satisfied customers
I have a question in regards to failing to give 30 days
I have a question in regards ***** ***** to give 30 days notive to leave the premises when a fixed lease has ended. … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
41,141 satisfied customers
I signed an apartment lease agreement last year which made
I signed an apartment lease agreement last year which made me the lease holder. My roommate who moved in way before me was on the lease as an occupant because he had to have a co-signer for some reaso… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
13,867 satisfied customers
I signed a lease with a roommate who eventually stopped
Hi my name is***** signed a lease with a roommate who eventually stopped paying her half of the rent. We both signed the lease and had a verbal agreement to half all household bills. There was an evic… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,872 satisfied customers
, I am wondering how to proceed with an issue I have encountered
Hi, I am wondering how to proceed with an issue I have encountered with a previous rental agreement. It was my first apartment and I went in blind. I ended up staying there for an entire year, however… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
26,179 satisfied customers
My old roommate and I signed a 6 month lease with her father
My old roommate and I signed a 6 month lease with her father as a 3rd party. Her father paid the security deposit and 1st months rent, which I was told was a gift. She ended up not being happy and bro… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
4,189 satisfied customers
I entered into a contract with a landlord for an apartment.
I entered into a contract with a landlord for an apartment. I then was unable to afford the apartment so I found someone to sublease from me to take over for the first half of the lease. My roommate h… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,912 satisfied customers
moved into an apartment in august 2012, after about 3 week
moved into an apartment in august 2012, after about 3 week of leaving there and asking the landloard to come fix the things that bothered me about the apartment, i turned in a request to Re-lease the … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
53,912 satisfied customers
Myself and another are both on a lease agreement, can i get
Myself and another are both on a lease agreement, can i get the other roommate evicted for non payment of there fair share of rent. The other roommate owes me $4.000 in back rent. Also can i refuse hi… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
13,867 satisfied customers
My son rented an apartment at college with a second party and
My son rented an apartment at college with a second party and paid his one-half of the rent on time every month for twelve months. Unknowingly, his roommate failed to pay rent for the last four months… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
55,404 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

53,912 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