Married couple rented my home in 2014, they have recently separated and he moved out. She wants to remain but is requesting a new lease with him left off. They renewed their lease in 2017 but are currently living month to month after that lease expired in 2018. I want to ensure he can't come after... Read more »
I took a HELOC loan on my other property to pay this property off per our agreement after I paid the property off my parents are now getting a divorce and my mother agrees to the the agreement we had and is willing to sign over the property of to me but my father is not. We had an oral agreement... Read more »
You may have some rights and remedies. I recommend that you contact an attorney to discuss the exact facts, agreements, evidence, willingness of Mom to cooperate, etc. Then you'll be able to make a decision about how to move forward in demanding your property.
In my jurisdiction he would lose his ability to be a notary; if he's a licenced paralegal or lawyer there would be sanctions from the law society; depending on the context and extent there could be criminal charges for breach of duty or fraud.
I have a room in my primary residence posted for rent as a single occupancy lease. I am open to double occupancy but would only consider it with an additional fee. Is this legal? What would I need to add in the lease agreement?
How much time we have to give our landlord before we can move out? Our lease says nothing about what happens at the end of the lease or if it expires. It also says nothing about a set amount of time we need to give her before we move out. It’s very barebones it seems.
Assuming your rent was due every month (e.g., on the first day of each month) you would have a month-to-month tenancy following the expiration of the agreed upon lease term. Because nothing is mentioned in your lease regarding notice, the default rule is that you may terminate your tenancy by...Read more »
My boyfriend, who is hospitalized currently, signed paperwork giving his daughter power of attorney. She immediately went to his bank and locked him out of his account. He didn't understand this and wants control back. How does he take her off and name someone else?
I'm a contractor in Colorado. I have a previous customer that contacted me about doing another building for them. I gave them a price. They proptley wrote out a deposit check. I met up with them to sign the contract and take the check. When I got to their residents they wanted to add more to the... Read more »
Unless you are able to PROVE you lost out on the second job the people who are going to sue you will probably win. So, unless their deposit was HUGE, you would be smarter to refund it than spend it on defense lawyers.
I own a small business in Colorado and the last couple of years, I've sold my items through a consignment shop. We agreed to a monthly rent payment for space in their store along with 30% of our total sales. There are numerous vendors that they do business with in this way. We initially signed a 6... Read more »
If your 6 month lease expired and you are paying month to month the landlord can raise the rent almost at will. The method chosen by the landlord is irrelevant--so email works. Of more importance is the time you were given; the normal method is notifying the tenant of the rent increase at least 30...Read more »
One year lease through 30 June 2019. We notified landlord of our intent to vacate the property one month early back in April 2019. Landlord showed property several times prior to our move out and found a new renter to begin leasing on 1 June 2019. We were not charged rent for June because we were... Read more »
No. Unless Colorado law is different from Florida law (not very likely), everything legal involving real property (like the house you live in) must be in writing; oral agreements are not enforceable. However, out of an abundance of caution, I advise you to call a Colorado real estate lawyer and ask...Read more »
A programs director for an agency that takes care of people with Developmental Disabilities is paid as a programs director but also serves clients from his agency and is paid as independent contractor for serving the clients in his house
My grandparents died 5 years ago and had a house out of state that hasn’t sold. It is listed online as “off market” and we still have not received the inheritance from the executor. Do they have a time limit on when this needs to be paid out? It’s been 5 years and it still is not settled.
There is no set time for an estate to be wound up and paid out; it depends on the size of the estate and other factors. The executor (or personal representative) of a last will has a fiduciary responsibility to protect the assets entrusted to them and to insure that everything is done legally so as...Read more »
I have been paying the rent in my name for the entire year. They have not said anything about it. His lease ends in 6 weeks and I am moving out at the end of his lease. If he comes back to live here and does not pay money for future rent can I be taken to court for eviction/ or sued for anything in... Read more »
It looks like you are seeking an attorney for what appears to be an appeal matter. Do not wait to be contacted by attorney. That isn't the way this board works. It is for posting legal questions. You can seek out attorneys, but you can't sit and wait to be contacted by one based on a post....Read more »
Company "A" came out to look at a plugged floor drain. They couldn't snake it so then upped the cost from 99 to about 600 to pull the toilet and snake the main line and send a camera down. They hit a block just outside the foundation. told me I had to excavate at about $6000. I hesitantly... Read more »
I am having hardscape (flagstone) work done at my house. The contract calls out certain inclusions (mesh, compaction, fill etc.) that are not being used. I have asked to meet with the company owner several times to no avail. I have informed him that his workers are not allowed onsite until we... Read more »
I am not licensed to practice law in Colorado, but after 41+ years of practicing law in Florida my gut instinct is to answer your question with a definite no. Notwithstanding your unhappiness with the quality of workmanship provided by the contractor, unless you have some legal authority to...Read more »
The rent WAS paid on time and can be shown in my banking records. I refused to pay this fee, they insisted and eventually got an eviction notice from a judge, which I never recv'd notice until it was too late to go to eviction court. I am going about this by myself with little practical legal... Read more »
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