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Q: The need for breaking a lease

I am 85 years old and was the victim of a serious car accident 4 months ago. It affected my equilibrium and I now need assistance with showering (my tub has no grab bars) cleaning and grocery shopping, as I no longer drive. In addition, I have A-Fib which puts me at risk of a stroke. For those... View More

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Q: I paid my rent threw a online portal and it gave me a confirmation number stating paid in full and a receipt

From the landlord also stating I paid it and now five days later I get a call saying I need to pay my rent should I have to pay when I clearly already did

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Q: renters responsibility for weeds and lawn care

I am renting a house in Nevada State, the property manager sent me a text and said the property owner was concerned about the weeds in front of the house. Lease started Nov 1st, so 3 months during the winter time. I looked and yes a few small weeds are showing (maybe 10 weeds) no idea if they were... View More

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Q: I've resided at an extended stay since late October rent paid it's my boyfriend and I and they make us do the Shuffle

Room shuffle so my boyfriend goes to pay rent he get a receipt it's for the 35 days later that day the office calls and says throw the receipt away we have to get you another one of course the receipt is now in my name my signature has been copy and pasted aren't we considered tenants now?

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Q: Can landlord pick and choose which tenants need to practice lease rules? Their friends and family do what they want

I live in low income (hud) apartments, we got new management a couple years ago and have been harassed since. At the same time they're giving all the newly opened apartments to friends and family and they can do whatever they want. Examples: 1 can't have non working bikes in yard, they... View More

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Q: Can landlord pick and choose which tenants need to practice lease rules? Their friends and family do what they want

I live in low income (hud) apartments, we got new management a couple years ago and have been harassed since. At the same time they're giving all the newly opened apartments to friends and family and they can do whatever they want. Examples: 1 can't have non working bikes in yard, they... View More

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Q: What can I do if I received a cease and desist 3 day and 5 day unlawful detainer for false allegations with no warning

I spoke to property manager to clear my name yet she is stating her attorney is moving forward with the eviction. I know I’ve done nothing wrong and want to contest to the courts I’m not guilty. What do I have to do to clear my name to avoid eviction? How do I sign an affidavit to deny all... View More

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Q: Can a neighbor video on private property in an area where residents feel they have privacy

I walked my dog between 4am/6am without leash ( I was wrong but noone was out at that time of day)neighbor video me and turned in to office causing me a write up. this is a 55 older complex and corporate refuses to have security or surveillance of property for fear of law suits yet will allow... View More

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Q: My gf has slept over for a few nights, my landlord/roommate is now harassing me at work over this, can i file a lawsuit?

My girlfriend has stayed the night inconsistently over the last week, my roommate is my landlord and is bothered by this. He attempted to talk to me but i didnt have time to listen as i was headed to work, and then he decided to contact my workplace and harass me in an attempt to get me suspended... View More

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answered on Jan 27, 2024

In Nevada, landlords must respect the rights and privacy of their tenants. If your landlord, who is also your roommate, is harassing you at your workplace over a personal matter, this could potentially be considered tenant harassment. However, the specifics of your lease agreement, including any... View More

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Q: How long do I have to move when I have been living somewhere in exchange for work but they have leased the property!?

I have been working for the owner for almost a year now and he ended up leasing the place to someone else who wants me out. How long do I have to get a new place because they only have me 2 days notice

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answered on Dec 12, 2023

In Nevada, without a written lease, you may be classified as a tenant at will, subject to termination with a typical 30-day notice. If your work was linked to the owner's business, your living arrangement might be seen as a fringe benefit of employment, ending upon termination. There could be... View More

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Q: Can I be kicked out in just a few days from where I live ? I have been here 10 months.

The owner and I had a oral agreement to work in exchange for my stay here. But I'm being told that I need to leave in 2 days time. The property is going to be leased to someone that wants us to leave. But don't they have to give us more notice then this????,

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answered on Dec 11, 2023

Obviously you are a month to month renter. You have possession so the owner will have to sue and serve you to recover possession. Telling you to leave means nothing.

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Q: I was evicted out of MY mobile home with a immediate eviction order. I was never served a 24 hour eviction.

I was never served a 24 hou notice pitor to this imediate eviction notice.

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answered on Dec 4, 2023

In Nevada, landlords are required to give tenants a 24-hour notice to quit before they can file an eviction notice with the court. If you were evicted without being served a 24-hour notice to quit, you may have legal grounds to challenge the eviction.

Here are some steps you can take:...
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Q: H! I've been without hot water for a month now in my las Vegas apartment. Am I expected to continue to pay rent in full?

No hot water for a month. They say they have no idea what the issue is but they also don't offer any accommodations for the lack of hot water. I have to boil water to bathe. I'm also autistic with sensory sensitivity so this is extremely overwhelming

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answered on Nov 15, 2023

In Nevada, landlords must provide habitable housing, including hot water. If your landlord has failed to provide hot water for a month, you may be entitled to rent abatement, which means you may not have to pay the total rent for the time you were without hot water.

You should send your...
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Q: Can you explain the below clause in a landlord/tenant lease agreement?

Resident Waives any and all rights as to any express or implied covenant of quiet enjoyment, as said claims may relate to any matters or conditions that are not directly caused by landlord's gross negligence or intentional misconduct.

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answered on Oct 19, 2023

The clause states that the tenant is giving up any rights to claim that the landlord has violated the covenant of quiet enjoyment, unless the violation is directly caused by the landlord's gross negligence or intentional misconduct. In essence, you would not be able to hold the landlord... View More

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Q: I have twin tenants that are on a month to month lease. I need to notice them that the lease is not being renewed , how

I know that terminating a month to month lease requires at least 30 days notice. 1. Does that notice require that it be given at the beginning of the month, or at any time? 2. Serving them via a process server will be very difficult, as they are not here at any specific times. What is an... View More

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answered on Oct 30, 2023

The 30-day notice to terminate a month-to-month lease in Nevada can be given at any time during the month. The notice period begins on the day that the notice is served to the tenant, and the tenancy ends on the last day of the month following the 30-day notice period.

Unfortunately, due to...
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Q: Can the apartment give a name of tenant who's harrased you we tried filing police report and cant

Now the landlord gave us threatening letter to lay off there being prejudice I have proof. The guy white who's causing the problem were latino, he was harassing us couple of times here when my husband would walk my senior dogs we tried filing report the landlord, property manager Saud they... View More

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answered on Oct 9, 2023

In Nevada, landlords typically have a responsibility to ensure a safe living environment. However, disclosing personal information about tenants can present privacy issues. If you're facing harassment or discrimination, it's crucial to document all incidents. While you've already... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Family Law and Landlord - Tenant for Nevada on
Q: can my parents kick me out during Covid and keep my son?

When I divorced my husband my parents made me and my son move to Las Vegas. They said we could live with them rent free until he turned 18. The judge ordered my husband to give back my car but my mother said I could have hers because she didn’t want to take me to pick up mine. The night before... View More

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answered on Oct 5, 2023

In Nevada, as in many states, parents cannot forcibly evict an adult child without proper notice. This is typically seen as a landlord-tenant relationship, even if no rent is paid. In relation to your son, if you have full sole custody, your parents generally don't have the right to withhold... View More

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Q: Can a motel lock us out and hold our property until we pay them? We have been a resident there for Almost 6 months

Me and my girlfriend have lived in a motel/bed and breakfast for over 5 months in Las Vegas nevada. We pay $90 a day in cash. We got most of our receipts. Anyways we didn't pay rent for two days and told them to just give me one more day and I'll have my check and can pay everything. They... View More

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answered on Oct 4, 2023

In Nevada, if you've lived in the same location for an extended period, even if it's a motel or hotel, you may be considered a tenant rather than a mere guest. This designation can come with certain rights. If you've resided in a place for over 30 days, the establishment often cannot... View More

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Q: Can a motel lock us out of our room even though we have lived there for 5 months. Or do they need to do a proper evic.

Me and my girlfriend have lived in a motel/bed and breakfast for over 5 months in Las Vegas nevada. We have stayed in two different rooms throughout this last 5 months the first room for the first 3 months the second room for the last 2 months. We pay $90 a day on the weekdays and hundred dollars a... View More

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answered on Oct 5, 2023

In Nevada, when someone stays in a hotel or motel for an extended period of time, they might establish tenancy rights. Generally, once someone has stayed in a place for 30 days or more, they could be considered a tenant rather than a transient lodger, which means that the eviction process would be... View More

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