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Noisy tenant

Laura WA already renting the house
Date: Monday, March 9th, 2015 12:30 pm
Category: Tenant Excuses

I have had several issues now about this woman who resides in the same apartment as I do, but in a different bedroom, I have had issues with her and her illegal pet, which she has left unattended and there are leash laws in place and has charged at me, I can’t even go out to eat […]

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mice infestation-break lease?

Date: Thursday, February 5th, 2015 12:20 pm
Category: Frustrated Renter, Legal Problem, Renter Q & A, Tenant Excuses

we have complained about dead animal smell in the walls of my boys bedroom for several months. finally leasing company sent exterminators who found infestation in the attic, holes in the siding where birds and mice are, urine feces ect. the company also sent out someone to measure siding. Traps with poison were set inside […]

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high reletting fee lease. to someone

adhar jain
Date: Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 4:14 am
Category: Apartment Complaint, Tenant Excuses

Dear sir/ mam, I had to move because I lost my job and then got some better opportunity.  So I found a tenant myself and provided them.  They charged him application fee and rekey fee which is quite justifiable.  They are charging $ 500 and got it signedas an option to reletting someone. The original […]

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landlord wont follow rental aggrement

Date: Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 3:09 am
Category: Frustrated Renter, Landlord Problems, Landlord Stories, Renter Q & A, Tenant Excuses


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Application Deposit

Renee F
Date: Monday, October 6th, 2014 2:14 pm
Category: Tenant Excuses

I recently relocated to Charlotte, NC. One of the many complexes I looked at charged a $200 application deposit (aka administrative fee) and a $75.00 application fee.  I was advised that the $200 application deposit/administrative fee was to hold the apartment while my application was being processed. The "Contemplated Lease Contract Information" form clearly states […]

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Problem with landlord

Michael RI Existing Renter
Date: Friday, October 3rd, 2014 4:35 am
Category: Frustrated Renter, Tenant Excuses

I had a question so one of my neighbors said we had a dog in our apartment for two nights and we have an agreement saying we won’t have animals but the landlord believed them and we came home to a comply or vacate in 10 days even though we never have had animals in […]

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Can my Landlord stop me from using my hose outside?

Sinead D
Date: Thursday, September 18th, 2014 8:00 pm
Category: Tenant Excuses

My landlord says that i cant use the outside hose spigot, but it doesnt say that in the lease. I live in Tacoma Washington, in an apartment building, i do not pay for water

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Breach of Contract

Date: Friday, July 18th, 2014 12:44 pm
Category: Legal Questions, Tenant Excuses

I recently moved out of a less than livable apartment and my landlord is now trying to keep half of my deposit for "damages" and cleaning. The apartment was filthy when I moved in from construction dust and workers. My parents and I spent two days cleaning. I own two dogs that I paid a […]

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Tom MD co-signer
Date: Friday, June 20th, 2014 5:12 pm
Category: Agreements, Apartment Complaint, Bizzare, Busted Tenant, Eviction, Frustrated Landlord, Frustrated Renter, General Topics, Landlord humor, Landlord Legal, Landlord Problems, Landlord Q & A, Landlord Stories, Landlord Tips, Legal Problem, Legal Questions, Rent Horror Stories, Renter Q & A, Tenant Excuses, Tenant Problems, Videos Post

I am aware of the Philadelphia Lead Paint Regulation  [named Lead Disclosure and Certification act] states that a Landlord can NOT evict a tenant, if they are not in compliance with the regulation [IE Providing the Tenant with children 6 and under, with a "Lead Safe" or "Lead Free" certificate.  LANDLORD CAN NOT CHARGE RENT […]

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Tenant wants landlord to pay past utility bills when they didn't notify landlord of issue

Date: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 2:41 pm
Category: Tenant Excuses

  My tenant received very high electricity bills for the past few months. They did not notify me until January 11. I had the unit inspected and found that the heat pump was stuck on. I had the unit repaired and in good working order on January 19th. I offered to pay for the entire […]

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