Q: Can a landlord collect more than what was agreed upon in the lease?
Property has recently switched landlords. Lease is for $8400 over 12 months. Am currently at about $11,000 paid.
A: No. When he bought the building, he bought it with the leases in place, as they were. The exception (and I've never seen it) would be a lease with a provision allowing rent to increase in the event of a sale of the property.
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