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Can I be evicted for non-payment if the landlord accepted partial payment?

Your obligation is to pay your full rent on time: a failure to pay …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 months ago

How can I rent in a new state without having a job yet?

Unfortunately, landlords are allowed to refuse to rent to somone who does not have …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 12 months ago

Is it legal for a property manager to make a possible tenant wait to submit their application?

There is no inherent right to apply for a rental or have someone consider …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

can an apartment community hold me to signed lease before it is in effect and before I take possession?

Actually, if it was the typical one-year lease, they can potentially charge you up …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can I sue my apt complex for the cost of a damaged tire plus negligence?

It depends on the extent and obviousness of the debris. If it was sufficiently …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago