If you mean a rental storage unit then you may have rights to the contents if they were his and left to you in a will or otherwise inherited. If you mean it was his storage building but is currently leased to someone, then you would have to negotiate with the leaseholder or wait until the lease...Read more »
I live in FL; brother died in NC. I'm unable to travel. Brother owned mobile home which sits on property he rented ($100 mo.) from niece of ex-mother-in-law. She and husband have denied access to road they own leading to brother's home. Friend of brother needs to access mobile home to... Read more »
The agreement between you and your wife does not absolve your responsibility to the landlord as the landlord was not a party to the agreement and did not agree to release you from the obligation. However, if you have to pay the landlord or incur that liability, then that would be a breach of the...Read more »
More than likely, yes, the landlord change charge a late fee, but it would depend on the terms of your written contract. Most, if not all, leases provide that the entire rent payment is due on a particular date. If it is not paid in full, then you are not in compliance with the contract and a late...Read more »
Lease is in my name and I'm not working to stay home with the baby, I want to get out of the situation but for him to only have contact for our children. I don't want him to serve jail time because of our children
The short answer is that it will depend on your lease agreement. Many lease agreements contain provisions regarding maintenance and repairs that outline the responsibilities of each party. Often, these only require that the landlord be responsible for timely fixing written maintenance requests....Read more »
I pay the majority of my bills in cash, so her name ended up on the lease and utility bills. I have paid steady rent for over a year. She’s telling me to out so her close friend can live with her instead and has given me 60 days to do so, not 90.
The answer to your question depends upon the exact details, such as who do you pay your rent to? The master landlord? Or to your roommate? If to the roommate, then she may well be your landlord (likely in violation of her lease unless it is with her landlord's knowledge and permission). If...Read more »
You will need to review the terms of your contract with the rental company. More than likely it has provisions in it regarding how and when the contract may be terminated. It should also tell you what kind of notice must be given.
I never signed a lease agreement and was living in an construction site for the year I was there. Under the impression that the landlord would work on house, and that never happened. I brought to her attention that I would be moving out. Now months later she threatening to file legal against me.... Read more »
Leases do not have to be in writing to be valid, unless the term exceeds three years. If the landlord does pursue you for payment of rent, you may have defenses if the landlord did not provide a habitable premises.
We had a signed lease in place with our names listed and requested, at discretion of the ABC commission that our LLC be added to the lease as well. Our landlord drew a handwritten line on the lease as a place for the LLC to sign, no other modifications were made. Now he is refusing to give us a... Read more »
No. The landlord should provide you with a copy of the signed lease. Unless there is some provision in the lease that allows him to charge a fee for modifications to the lease, the fee would not be appropriate. Also, if it is not in the lease, it was not agreed to prior to the modification, so it...Read more »
A renter recently moved out and although their monthly rent was current, they were habitually late making payment and had written several bad checks. I asked on numerous occasions for late fees and return check fees but none were ever paid. Can I now deduct those fees from the security deposit?... Read more »
I purchased the assets of a business in Wake forest NC. The owner mis represented the revenue of the business and i realized quickly that i may not be able to pay the rent. My LLC assumed the lease, with me as the acting member. Do i carry any personal liability if my LLC is unable to fulfill... Read more »
Generally, you would not be personally responsible for the debts of the LLC. Piercing the corporate veil is the way that you get behind the LLC to individual members. There are many factors that determine whether the veil can be pierced. Co-mingling is one, inadequate capitalization, failure to...Read more »
It will depend on whether or not she pays rent or any utilities. If she does, it may be construed as her actually having a lease, even if there is not one in writing. Leases are a tricky area of the law, and if you have any concerns, it would be best to consult an attorney about the specifics of...Read more »
Husband owns the property solely. He gave my stepdaughter permission to put a camper in backyard to live in. Her mother is on title to camper. Stepdaughter and mother were given verbal notice to move camper in 30 days, didn't do it. Stepdaughter now in jail. Can we do something to keep mother... Read more »
The notice requirement will vary depending on the terms of the lease. Many leases include a provision stating that a breach of the terms of the lease permit the landlord to file for possession of the home. Many also include a provision stating the notice requirements. If you have questions about...Read more »
in the end of July 2017 and it was listed by Mid August. They decided to move out at the end of August 2017. I believe they technically gave us 30 days verbal notice. We planned on giving them 30-45 days notice when we got an offer. Do we technically owe them their security deposit because they did... Read more »
In general, the terms of your lease agreement will control. Your lease should provide the requirements that must be satisfied to end the lease, whether at the end of a term or upon the happening of other conditions that you establish.
While a security deposit may be held for nonpayment of...Read more »
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