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Renting to tenants with criminal history

Tenant | Monday, March 18th, 2013 12:22 am

As a landlord, you are actually giving a stranger key to your own property.  It is really very important for a landlord to take extra time to select the right tenant to live in his rental unit in order to protect his investment property. There are ways to differentiate tenants from the good ones to [...]

Landlord is trying to evict…

Jon | Sunday, March 17th, 2013 6:40 pm

Hello!!! I have a Landlord who threatens to evict us every month because of some sort of ridiculousness. Ive only been here to months and its already out of hand. The first time we received a threat was in the first week of moving in. we still had some stuff in the old place and [...]

can the lanlord do this

Susan | Sunday, March 17th, 2013 3:55 pm

I was evicted, I tried to work with the landlord and told them that I was cleaning the appt even though I did not have a deposit coming back to me. as I had to use it for the rent I  still wanted to make sure it was clean when I left and I felt [...]

Tenants from Hell

moggy | Sunday, March 17th, 2013 6:34 am

Please don’t EVER rent to Yaron Cohen or Amit Rondel!!! They rented my house and had 2 bounced checks in the first three months, then they had another person move in without written concent, then they got a puppy that peed and pooped all over the floor, then they smoked in the house, all of [...]

What is a 3 day notice?

Tenant | Sunday, March 17th, 2013 12:24 am

The landlord has the very right to use and serve his tenant a three day notice of eviction or a three day notice to pay given that the tenant had done the following: Pay his monthly rent on time. Break one or more clauses on the lease agreement. Damaged the rental property. Caused nuisance to [...]

How bankruptcy affects rent?

Tenant | Sunday, March 17th, 2013 12:21 am

It can become very difficult for someone who had filed for a bankruptcy to buy a new mobile phone most especially trying to rent an apartment to live. On the other hand, even if you had a bankruptcy in your record, you can still try to get a lease; how difficult it would be depends [...]

Pros and Cons of replacing appliances

Tenant | Sunday, March 17th, 2013 12:19 am

When I moved in to my apartment it already has a working washer and dryer that is very old, unproductive and not really effective when it comes to getting my clothes clean. I am seriously considering buying a new and working washer and dryer for the apartment.  But I have a serious question in mind; [...]

Plumbing issues

Scott Jackson | Saturday, March 16th, 2013 6:30 pm

  I am currently renting an older house that in 10 months of living there have had the sewage back up in the basement twice.  This most recent time, last week, they did have someone come out and clear out tree roots for the second time, but left the roots and bodily waste all over [...]

who could i ask for help to pay my deposit on a property

stacey | Saturday, March 16th, 2013 12:15 pm

i have to fill in an application form to apply for a property and i need a a sercurity deposit how could i ask to help me get the deposit ??

bed bugs

Deborah Belcher | Saturday, March 16th, 2013 6:22 am

we complained about bedbugs,called the building code complaince officer and requested to a file a complaint…..she refused stated she has the entire town to do……..i told her we were contacting the rental protection agency then …that same night we got a 5 day notice to vacate and terminstion of our lease due to having a [...]


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