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Who pays for this

MK | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 11:25 pm

I’m a renter having to vacate 2 nites for fumigation.  Who pays for my hotel?

Why landlords do not rent to pet owners?

Tenant | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 8:44 pm

Sometimes it is very easy for a tenant to get angry to a landlord who refuses their rental unit because of pets. To pet owners they treat their pets not just as animals but as a part of their family as well. They feel discriminated if the landlord will not allow their pet to live [...]

Renting with pets

Tenant | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 8:41 pm

Finding an apartment to rent can be very difficult especially if you have pets like dogs and cats living with you. There are a number of pet owners who complained that many rental property owners only let them rent sub-standard or rental units that are already in poor condition just because the landlords do not [...]

Lease conflict.

catherine | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 6:01 pm

I just want to get feedback from what you think about the situation I am in. Whether it be advice, suggestions or even critiques. I moved into my current place Aug 1, 2010 and I signed a lease which stated. One adult only and that I am to not have any persons or guests staying [...]

problems with landlord repairs

mickey | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 2:06 pm

landlords that won’t fix anything like blackmold, windows falling out, doors falling off , step railings fell off not replaced and 2 kids under the age of 5 rent, money goes to keeping the place livable for the kids instead of paying rent there is no lease

Making sure the rental unit is in a safe place

Tenant | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 1:15 am

Every tenant should feel safe inside and outside his rented apartment or house, and it is the landlord’s responsibility to ensure the safety of his tenants. It is the tenant’s very right to experience the enjoyment of renting and living in the unit to his own accord. Safety issues vary from different locations i.e. urban [...]

Tips to get security deposit back.

Tenant | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 1:13 am

Security deposit by definition is any form of money that a landlord asks from a tenant before moving in along with an advance payment of rent. It serves as a protection for the landlord if ever the tenant decides to terminate the lease agreement early or if he violates the lease agreement. Also security deposit [...]

How to legally evict a tenant?

Tenant | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 1:12 am

It is a very rough experiences to both the tenant and the landlord themselves, having to deal with an eviction. But when it comes to tenants not paying their due rent, caused damages to the rental property and is becoming a problem to other tenants living in the neighborhood it became a very big issue at hand [...]

Who pays for common area utilities?

Tenant | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 1:09 am

When renting an apartment or a house it is often written on the lease that the basic utilities like heat, water and gas is not for free and the utility bill should be paid for by the tenant himself.  But if you are renting in an apartment building you often find that even the utilities [...]

Reasons why a landlord should access a rental unit.

Tenant | Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 1:02 am

Every lease agreement has its own clause about the right of landlord to have access to do inspections on his rental unit every now and then with a notice 24-hours ahead. But that does not mean that the landlord already have a free pass to enter the rental premises anytime he wants to even without [...]

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