Articles By Marcia Stewart
Be sure to take closing costs, moving fees, and other expenses into account.
Here’s an overview of the steps involved with filing a security deposit lawsuit in New Jersey.
Here’s an overview of the steps involved with filing a security deposit lawsuit in California.
Legal limits to landlords entering your rental
Landlords may use security deposits to pay for repairs due to damage or excessive filth, but not for ordinary wear and tear.
You can sue your landlord—but you need the law and provable facts on your sight to fight—and win—an eviction lawsuit.
A tenant has signed a lease or rental agreement with a landlord. A subtenant is someone who subleases or rents all or part of the rental property from a tenant.
Get your landlord’s written okay before moving in a new roommate
Put your requests for new locks, improved security, or a solution to other safety problems in the rental into writing.
Both landlords and tenants should be able to deal with many legal questions and problems without a lawyer, once they understand the basics of state law. This overview of key landlord-tenant laws in Vermont will get you started.