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Can my landlord force me to sign papers obligating me for court costs in order for him to drop an eviction that should not have been filed?

Nope, in this situation your landlord is clearly incorrect. If he agreed to obtaining …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

What do I have to do to have someone removed from the house that I am renting?

Since this person is not on the lease, they may be considered to be your "subtenant" …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

When a 3 day notice to quit or pay rent is delivered, what is the soonest date a petition for restitution can be filed?

You have confused things here and combined two steps.  If you were properly served …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

In the winter, should heat be turned on to the comfort of the tenant?

Actually, what is to the comfort of a tenant will depend on each individual tenant.  …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Is my landlord liable to replace my bed, mattress and box spring if they became infested with bedbugs?

Every lease has an "implied warranty of habitability." This means the rented space must …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago