Q: how much can a landlord legally raise rent in a mobile home park?
there is no lease agreement and he is trying to raise the rent $30.
A: If there is no lease agreement, then you are on a month-to-month lease. So every month is a new lease period. The question really is about notice; there is no limit to how much the increase can be.
Well in a mobile home park, the landlord tenant rules are sometimes slightly different, because generally landlords are required to have "just cause" to terminate your tenancy. If the landlord is using a rental increase to effectively terminate your tenancy without just cause that could be prohibited.
Even if I had more information couldn't say definitively whether or not a 30$ increase is 'too much.' I suspect if you're paying 30$ a month right now, doubling your rent could be seen as an attempt to evict without just cause. On the other hand, if you're paying $600 a month, a 6% increase doesn't sound excessive.
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