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Is the owner of a leased home for elder care business

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Is the owner of...

Is the owner of a leased home for elder care business allowed to take pictures of residents, personal and belongings ?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Bellevue wa

Lawyer's Assistant: Has any paperwork been filed?

You mean to the county recorders office ? NO

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I'm the tenant on a 5 year lease

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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Real Estate Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 11 months ago
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Greetings! I am a legal expert on the site and am working on your question. Owner is not allowed unless has consent and disclosure from them. Otherwise it is an invasion of privacy and their rights. Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding "yes" or "acceptable"
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
what is the article of the law protecting residents and tenant privacy rights ?
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I prefer answer in writing please.
Real Estate Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 11 months ago
It is a common principle of privacy and protection of right of publication. It is not statutory. Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding "yes" or "acceptable"
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
what is the article of the law quotation, with residents and tenant privacy rights ?
Real Estate Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 11 months ago
There is no article of law as it is common law, not code or statute.
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Whell then, does the owner have a right to come through the leased property with a 24 hour notice?
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
can the owner change locks to the private residential elder care facility?
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
hello, are you there?
Real Estate Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 11 months ago
No, there are occupancy and tenancy rights which cannot be interfered with akin to a landlord-tenant relationship. Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding "yes" or "acceptable"
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
what are the occupancy and tenancy rights ?
Real Estate Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 11 months ago
Right to be free of interference and enjoy quiet enjoyment of premises. Normally such warranties are in the lease or other contract. Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding "yes" or "acceptable"
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
can I have a copy of WA State tenant's rights?
Real Estate Lawyer: Infolawyer, Lawyer replied 11 months ago
http://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/overview-landlord-tenant-laws-washington.html
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