rental property. Residential rental agreement written by property mgt states: "Tenant assumes all risk of payment until payment is actually received by Landlord. Rent is not paid until received. Rent shall be payable to Tower Property Resources, at ...."11 mo Tenant paid on time put in drop box provided on bldg which Property Mgt leases
an office. 12th pmt stolen out of box. Property Mgt says they are not responsible because it was not in their hand. They have not received it, even though outside their office, they are not responsible. Tenant says they paid as always with Money Order in box. Money Order stolen has been cashed. Police report filed.
JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And when did this happen?
Customer: Tucson, AZ Stolen from box 9-7-17.
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Yes. Police Report filed by property mgt. Tenant contacted Western Union reported theft, advised today it was cashed.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Property mgt says it is convince not their property. Now installing box into their immediate office.