Beth Dillman is a licensed attorney in California. She previously worked for a law firm in Las Vegas specializing in evictions and real estate law. She has also worked for the real estate department at The Walt Disney Company and the sourcing and procurement group at Walmart.
Beth received her bachelor's degree in English Linguistics, with a minor in Editing, from Brigham Young University. She then received her law degree from the University of Idaho. Beth currently lives in California.
Articles By Beth Dillman
If your lease or rental agreement prohibits sublets (called subleases), be sure to get your landlord’s permission before allowing someone else to move into your rental on a temporary basis.
Homeowners displaced after a disaster such as a fire, flood, or hurricane may find themselves in the market for a rental.
Check tenants' credit and avoid legal trouble over discrimination.
Before you place an ad online or advertise a vacancy, it is crucial that you understand fair housing laws and what you can say and do when selecting tenants.
If you're a tenant facing eviction, learn the grounds to fight your eviction to win the right to stay in your rental unit.
A landlord can evict a tenant in Illinois for a variety of reasons. Before beginning the eviction lawsuit, though, the landlord must first terminate the tenancy. The landlord typically does this by giving the tenant a written notice, as required by law. If the tenant does not comply with the written
One cotenant's negative behavior—not paying the rent, for example—can affect everyone's tenancy.
Understand federal discrimination laws when it comes to renting to tenants with children.
In Illinois, you can be evicted for a number of different reasons, including not paying rent or violating the lease. However, there may be a few things you can do to postpone the eviction, or perhaps even stop it altogether. Understanding Your Eviction Notice If your landlord decides to evict you, you
This article examines the most common grounds for eviction in Massachusetts, along with the defenses available to tenants. Grounds for Eviction in Massachusetts The General Laws of Massachusetts set forth all the rules and regulations landlords and tenants must follow when renting property, including