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Landlord Rights

You can charge for damage which exceeds normal "wear and tear" given the length …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can I get out of my lease if the rental company has people coming into my apartment whenever they want without notice?

Yes, you potentially can: having someone go into your unit unannounced, without at least …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

If my friend has an ex that he wants evicted from his apartment but she is on the lease, what can he do?

He *can't* get her removed from the lease: if she is on the lease, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago

What to do if a landlord wants to charge me for the cost of new carpet if my dad died after 17 years as a tenant?

A tenant cannot be charged for ordinary wear and tear to a carpet. And …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago