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Can my landlord keep my deposit?

The landlord may only keep your deposit to 1) pay for phyical damage; or …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 14 days ago

Can I change the locks on the doors?

1) You can evict him for nonpayment of rent, but must do so by …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago

Who is responsible regarding a burst pipe in apartment ceiling.

If the lease says that the building is not responsible for her items, she …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago

How to break a lease?

You probably can't break the lease: 1) A landlord does have an obligation, called …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 months ago

When can a tenant withhold rent?

The water leak / mold is a breach of the implied warranty of habitability. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 months ago