Legal Advice for Lease Agreements — 119 results
Written by attorney Aaron Minc, over 1 year ago.
When a tenant defaults under a commercial lease, the landlord is afforded certain remedies under the lease document and by law. A landlord has the option to evict a tenant through a... more
Written by attorney Robert Colbert, over 1 year ago.
If the tenant is violating the lease agreement but is current on their rent a landlord can terminate the relationship with a 10-day notice to comply or vacate. Terminating the relationship... more
Written by attorney Edwin Anderson, 7 months ago.
This question comes up on Avvo a lot. I'm writing this guide for reference so that you might be able to find it. Remember, every situation is different. Don't merely rely on this guide--... more
Written by attorney John Sauter, over 1 year ago.
It's a tenant's worst nightmare. Soon after signing a lease agreement and moving into an apartment you begin to hear loud, wall-shaking noise. Maybe its from a barking dog, maybe from your... more
Written by attorney Robert Wittmann, about 1 year ago.
Landlords often try to kick tenants out for not paying rent. Tenants often have a defense, if there are major problems with the premise.
Written by attorney Damian Castaneda, about 1 year ago.
If you are the only one on a lease, do you have the right to kick out your friend or boyfriend/girlfriend without notice?
If you allow someone to live with you, that person may have rights... more
Written by attorney Richard Vetstein, about 1 year ago.
Massachusetts Summary Process Evictions: An Unlevel Playing Field For Landlords
How do you evict a tenant in Massachusetts? In Massachusetts, evictions are called summary process. According... more
Written by attorney Philip Marcus, about 2 years ago.
Say you made a contract to sell a couple of computers. There was a decent margin over your wholesale cost but now, abruptly, they are in short supply and costly. You can get them in time... more
Written by attorney Peter McGrath, 10 months ago.
Two lease provisions can save residential landlords time and money in the event that an eviction is necessary. Based on my experience, many landlords neglect to include the following... more
Written by attorney Kenneth Love Jr., over 1 year ago.
Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Prevention
How bankruptcy can be an effective tool to save a Client'... more