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Rental property sold to new landlord who wants a new lease signed.

No, a new landlord buys a property "subject to" any existing leases. This means …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Is an apartment complex allow to charge two tenants rent for the same apartment?

If the agreement stated that you only had to pay the 2 months rent …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

Do I have to give the tenant their deposit back?

Once they sign the lease, they are obligated to pay the rent due under …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Can I have a police officer escort to me to my property?

You can and should call them to ask whether they will help with this, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 months ago

If I rented commercial property without a lease, can the landlord make me to remove nails and fix the holes left in the walls?

There was a lease--an oral or unwritten one, which constituted the agreement or understanding …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 months ago