Tag: landlord-tenant law

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3 Things to Know Before Assigning a Lease

Using a Lease Assignment to transfer your residential or commercial lease to someone else can be a good way to end your lease obligations without paying a fee or breaching your contract. Find out more about lease assignments in this...

/ April 3, 2019
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How to Avoid Liabilities as a Landlord

Landlords are responsible for making sure their rental properties are in good, livable condition. In this post, we identify a few important responsibilities for landlords that could result in legal troubles if neglected, delayed, or ignored.

/ December 6, 2018
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What is the Fair Housing Act?

The Fair Housing Act is a set of rules that prevents discrimination in housing. In this post, learn more about what the Fair Housing Act is and how it affects landlords.

/ November 8, 2018
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How to Rent a Room in Your House

Renting a room in your house is a great way to make extra cash, but it’s not for everyone. In this post, discover if room rental is right for you and what you need to know before you start looking...

/ July 3, 2018
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5 Things Millennials Care About When Renting

Millennials make up the vast majority of renters, but how do they differ from tenants in other generations? Find out five ways you can market your rental property to them in this post.

/ June 12, 2018
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Who Pays for Repairs in a Rental Property?

Repair costs can be expensive, and in a rental unit, it’s important to know what costs are yours to cover and what costs must be paid by your landlord. In this post, find out who pays for repairs, when your...

/ February 27, 2018