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how much to compensate a tenant

You are only liable for the THEN-CURRENT value of the items destroyed by your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered today ago

How can I get out of my lease if my boyfriend is getting transferred and I'm going to move with him?

Generally speaking, you may not end a lease early unless your landlord has committed such a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 day ago

If I took over a lease and last month rent was paid for by tenant who had to leave early, do I have to pay the landlord?

You way you "took the place" of someone who moved out--were you subletting from …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 day ago

What can I do regarding a false charge on apartment repair?

The only way to dispute this is to refuse to pay, let them sue …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 days ago

Can a landlord enter my apartment without prior notice?

No, a landlord may not enter without reasonable (e.g. 24 hour) notice for nonemergencies. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 days ago