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What rights do I have as a property owner

Assuming you can prove that you are now the owner (e.g. that title was …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Can I enter my tenant's property without consent for an inspection?

Yes, you may. A landlord has the right to access a tenant's leased unit …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 days ago

What can be done about a tenant not notifying me about water damage that was getting worse?

A tenant is responsible for damage done by his negligence, or unreasonable carelessness--which includes …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 days ago

Is there anything I can do about a roommate who is breaking their lease without notice?

Yes, you can sue your former roommate for her share of the rent, assuming …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 days ago

If I'm a tenant of a home in a Trust and the owner dies, is my lease agreement void?

The death of  property owner does not terminate a valid lease (unless the lease …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 days ago