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
Could you please help me read the leasing contract? I
could you please help me read the leasing contract? I technically rented a room in a house. My landlord has been sleeping in the vacant rooms and entering the property at anytime he wishes. He is also… read more
RaymondS316
RaymondS316
Attorney
Juris Doctor
108 satisfied customers
I'm trying to back out of a lease contract that doesn't even
I'm trying to back out of a lease contract that doesn't even start till tomorrow and he said I can't and is refusing to let me sublease or give me my 2000 … read more
DWegner Esq.
DWegner Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
328 satisfied customers
My issue is i just moved into a condo and realize how filthy
hello, my issue is i just moved into a condo and realize how filthy it is, i even have mold and vinyl floor is torn that scares me because my last place had popcorn ceiling that was disturbed and i al… read more
JKEsq
JKEsq
Managing Firm Partner
J.D.
15,389 satisfied customers
I live in an apartment in Ms and after the last hurricane a
I live in an apartment in Ms and after the last hurricane a lot of the buildings needed tarps. On my building they only put a snippet of a tarp which blows around not even covering the spot it was pla… read more
DanLegal
DanLegal
Law Partner
Juris Doctor
15,186 satisfied customers
We had a candle fire in the house we rent. There were NO
We had a candle fire in the house we rent. There were NO SMOKE or CARBON MONOXIDE sectors in the home upon move in on Oct. 3rd 2017. Now we had to leave for repairs the repair to the room affected and… read more
legalgems
legalgems
Juris Doctorate
25,100 satisfied customers
It's very involved. Easier to talk directly. I live in a
It's very involved. Easier to talk directly. I live in a room in a house. It has become inhabitable and our landlord is too incompetent. … read more
Lawyer Esquire
Lawyer Esquire
Juris Doctor
2,435 satisfied customers
My apartment complex landlord is forcing entry for a
My apartment complex landlord is forcing entry for a non-emergency repair during COVID-19. I have refused on medical grounds. Today I was served with a 24 hour notice to enter by the on-site manager … read more
Lawyer Esquire
Lawyer Esquire
Juris Doctor
2,435 satisfied customers
Do you have to disclose popcorn ceilings to your tenant in
do you have to disclose popcorn ceilings to your tenant in the lease agreement? … read more
Kristen R
Kristen R
attorney
J.D.
3,087 satisfied customers
I have not been able to stay in my apt since December 2nd.
I have not been able to stay in my apt since December 2nd. Due to flooding because ceiling caved in due to rain. I have black mold and asbestos in there. Do I still have to pay rent … read more
DWegner Esq.
DWegner Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
328 satisfied customers
I live in an apartment that has asbestos in the ceiling. I
I live in an apartment that has asbestos in the ceiling. I knew that when I moved in and knew not to disturb it. Now, after the rain (california) there is a terrible smell and the landlord has cut a h… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,215 satisfied customers
My mom apartment ceiling in her bedroom fell in on my
Second opinion] My mom apartment ceiling in her bedroom fell in on my brother and she wants to move the apartments told her she would have to pay 1200 because she would be breaking her lease. This hap… read more
David Walters
David Walters
Senior Litigation Counsel
Doctoral Degree
1,036 satisfied customers
Signed two year lease in 46321. found 65% chrysotile in
signed two year lease in 46321. found 65% chrysotile in laundry room *common area* in basement that was tested by IDEM (by my request) and is friable and in bad shape. landlords claim ignorance. never… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,215 satisfied customers
There are repair works in our apartments: fixing water leaks
There are repair works in our apartments: fixing water leaks in ceiling, there is a hole in a ceiling in our bedroom. The repair works goes from March 25 till March 29, and will goes couple days more.… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Partner
Doctoral Degree
88,258 satisfied customers
I recently moved out of a rental unit in Waikiki that had
i recently moved out of a rental unit in Waikiki that had popcorn asbestos ceilings … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,215 satisfied customers
A tenant mentioned that their popcorn ceiling is bubbling in
A tenant mentioned that their popcorn ceiling is bubbling in a corner. I reached out to a company that specializes in removal of popcorn ceilings. In the discussion with the company it seems much more… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
30,267 satisfied customers
Is it now common & legal, that apartment buildings (rentals),
Is it now common & legal, that apartment buildings (rentals), can charge their tenants for a labor fee plus costs, to replace kitchen flourescent lights that are housed inside a large fixture attached… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
30,267 satisfied customers
I rent a home in California for the last 10 years and property
I rent a home in California for the last 10 years and property owner decided recently she wants to upgrade the home while I am living here. Recently she contacted me and said her contractor would be c… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,988 satisfied customers
Can a landlord be held responsible for knowingly or unknowingly
Can a landlord be held responsible for knowingly or unknowingly exposing a tenant to asbestos? I'm a general contractor, and I know the dangers of asbestos. This morning I went down to the garage (whe… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
64,223 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:

LegalWiseNC

LegalWiseNC

Attorney

0 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney in North Carolina.

barristerinky

barristerinky

Attorney

8,215 satisfied customers

Attorney over 21 years, landlord 29 years

Nate

Nate

Attorney

1,917 satisfied customers

Over 10 years of landlord tenant legal experience.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

1,299 satisfied customers

Attorney

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.

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Attorney

451 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

< 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