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Do I have legal right to make my landlord fix the floor that he let get so bad that it can cause harm to someone?

All rentals come with what is known as the implied warranty of habitability. This …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

When is a late fee due?

The law does not specify when a late fee is due--it's based entirely on …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

Can I legally break my apartment lease early if I believe there is a safety issue here?

You don't specify just what the "safety issue" is. If it's something to do …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

Can a landlord evict you for no reason?

If you have a lease, then you cannot be evicted without cause. However, if …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

Can a landlord take money from the security deposit to clean carpets from normal wear and tear?

Legally, only damage caused by a tenant can be charged for; a tenant cannot be charged …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago