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 moved out one month ago and just recevied the letter with
hi, i moved out one month ago and just recevied the letter with the deposit reductions. I left the townhome in perfect conditions and extremely clean. Landord is charging me 3 different chargers for c… read more
JustLaw Esq.
JustLaw Esq.
Attorney
JD
3,180 satisfied customers
My lease was ending June 2020, but I notified my landlord in
My lease was ending June 2020, but I notified my landlord in November 2019 that I needed to break my lease early. We were in agreement that I was to move out by January 31st, 2020 and I paid rent to J… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
41,141 satisfied customers
We are looking to lease a property in Rancho Cucumonga CA.
Hello. We are looking to lease a property in Rancho Cucumonga CA. and the owner is trying to charge us 14, 380 to move in. The rent is $4,600. He is charging $10,000 for security deposit, 1st month pr… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
45,511 satisfied customers
I feel I am being excessively charged on move out expenses
I feel I am being excessively charged on move out expenses for a rental I lived in for over 3 years. I need some advice on how to mitigate the charges because they seen more like normal wear and tear … read more
Nate
Nate
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,157 satisfied customers
I am in dispute with my former landlord on our deposit
i am in dispute with my former landlord on our deposit refund. they have claimed repairs and upkeep costs that are unreasonable. our lease agreement states they have 3 business days to provide a list … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,720 satisfied customers
I have a couple of questions please. First, is a landlord
Hi. I have a couple of questions please. First, is a landlord responsible for lighting a dark pathway with steps leading to a yearly rental cottage on his private property? Thank you for your help. … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
141,116 satisfied customers
A property management company in Salt Lake City, UT,
A property management company in Salt Lake City, UT, Wolfnest Property Management, is attempting to keep our entire deposit of $1,195.00 AND charge us an additional amount of $1,262.83 for professiona… read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
5,656 satisfied customers
My landlord confiscated some personal property even though I
My landlord confiscated some personal property even though I had emailed him I would be coming to pick it up. He is upset that he had to spend his Saturday mowing the lawn and trimming bushes after we… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
141,116 satisfied customers
We moved out of a rental house on July 31. We told the
We moved out of a rental house on July 31. We told the landlord that we could not do a final mowing of the lawn because we couldn't get a working mower(the one we had been using had broken). She began… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
We live in Washington State and have been renting 1/2
We live in Washington State and have been renting for 1 1/2 year at a private residence. Our lease expired in February, 2015 and we signed a month to month lease agreement. Our landlord took a $1,250.… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
Landlord refuses to return security deposit saying cleaning
Landlord refuses to return security deposit saying cleaning had to be done and lawn had to be moved even though she did a final walk through on date of moving and said everything looked OK… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,055 satisfied customers
I just moved out from a 2 bedrooms apartment which I lived
I just moved out from a 2 bedrooms apartment which I lived for 15 months. The landlord company charged me for over 1200 dollars replacement fee for a barely noticeable "10cm *10cm blue stain". (I have… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Per your recent answer, I plan to bill them for Steam cleaning
Per your recent answer, I plan to bill them for Steam cleaning carpet, mowing overgrown lawn, (a city code violation) Damage to door and door frame, and cleaning dirty ktichen and bathrooms, plus thef… read more
MDLaw
MDLaw
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
358 satisfied customers
Have been in house for a yr (1yr lease) and are moving out
Have been in house for a yr (1yr lease) and are moving out in a few wks. Property Management company has sent us a certified letter stating that front lawn is in "severe disrepair" and that our securi… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
6,956 satisfied customers
Residential lease security deposit question. We are landlords,
Residential lease security deposit question. We are landlords, we recently had tenants move out of our property. They left the home extremely dirty and neglected to water and care for the yard. Our le… read more
JBaxLaw
JBaxLaw
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,080 satisfied customers
***SHORT DEADLINE*** I have a SFH in Las Vegas, NV. My previous
***SHORT DEADLINE*** I have a SFH in Las Vegas, NV. My previous renter lease ended 8/31. He sent me an email that said they "planned to have all items out of the house by 1 Sep and clean we also plan … read more
Fritz
Fritz
209 satisfied customers
I moved out of an apartment and a month later received a bill
I moved out of an apartment and a month later received a bill for a 2-page cleaning bill for $1900. Itemized for cleaning things like AC vents and other outrageous items + my lease expired on the 15th… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
Can a Landlord force a renter to resod his entire lawn
Can a Landlord force a renter to resod his entire lawn (front & back) as a result of the recent drought? Inspite of watering on designated days, patches of the lawn showed signs of stress. Upon being … read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 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