Legal Advice for Tenant Rights — 159 results
Written by attorney Alexander Johnson, 10 months ago.
What happens to your tenancy when a foreclosure has been filed against your landlord ?
If the landlord has not been paying the mortgage on the property you are renting, the mortgage... more
Written by attorney Cristen Messina, over 1 year ago.
With the current state of the real estate market and the prevalence of foreclosures in our area, it is important to know your rights as a tenant. The Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act... more
Written by attorney Richard Zaretsky, 9 months ago.
While many blog writers, including myself, often focus on homeowners in financial distress, Tenants are often victims of either their own financial distress or the financial distress of... more
Written by attorney Robert Colbert, over 1 year ago.
This guide discusses the rules for handling personal property abandoned by a tenant in the leased premises.
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 James C. Higgs, over 1 year ago.
This is a simple guide to help a landlord find the right forms and process an eviction for either a delinquent or holding over tenant.
Written by attorney Joseph Harper, about 1 year ago.
If you are renting your home, whether it is a single family dwelling or an apartment, and you discover a notice of foreclosure posted on the property, you may be wondering if you still need... more
Written by attorney Samuel Cooper, about 1 year ago.
So, you have rented the perfect home. You finally got that last box unpacked. Time for a glass of wine, dock the iPhone, and play your favorite Schubert, or maybe you kick back on the couch,... more
Written by attorney Sagar P. Parikh, 8 months ago.
The covenant of “quiet enjoyment” is implied in every lease and rental agreement under California law. It doesn’t have to be specifically mentioned in the lease in order for it to protect... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Torres, 11 months ago.
Recently I have heard horror stories about what landlords are doing to their poor tenants. This post is meant for both tenants and landlords. The landlord tenant relationship is defined by... more
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