Ask a Landlord / Tenant Lawyer

Ask a Lawyer. No obligation, answers to your legal questions.

New Colorado Landlord / Tenant Legal Questions & Answers

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 2 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 2 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 3 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 5 months ago

My ex-roommate is refusing to pay his share of the security deposit.

If he agreed to pay his share of the security deposit, even if it …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 months ago