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New New Jersey Landlord / Tenant Legal Questions & Answers

As a landlord, can I sue my tenant for my labor as well as cost of materials to repair damages to the premises?

Unfortunately, you cannot sue for YOUR own time. That may not be fair--personally, I …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago

When renting, does the tenant have a legal right to expect privacy and security?

I'd say you were entitled to a refund of one-seventh of you week's rental …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago

If I am being sued by my NY landlords but now live in NJ, how do I go about finding a lawyer?

Yes, you should consult with an attorney.  There are many issues that you can …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago

Is a tenant liable for rent on remainder of a lease only for as long as it reasonably takes landlord to re-rent?

What you are referring to is, I believe, the landlord "mitigating" the circumstances but …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 years ago