Sevierville, TN asked in Consumer Law and Contracts for Tennessee

Q: Self-storage owner is requiring insurance on my contents -- what's the law in TN that says I have to have ins

Can I be evicted if I don't get it.

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Keith Edmiston
Keith Edmiston
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: It is a matter of contract, not of law. Based on the information you provided, if a contract with a self-storage company provides that insurance is required, there is no law prohibiting that provision. For example, many landlords require residential tenants to have renter's insurance. Failure to comply with such contractual provisions could result in the self-storage company refusing to allow you to store your property there.

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