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If a landlord hasn't paid the house taxes, is it fraudulent for them to keep collecting rent?

No, it is not fraudulent at all: the tenant's contractual obligation (because that's what …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago

Can I make a deduction from my rent if my landlord left me in a house with a damaged furnance that prduced no heat for …

No, you can't do this. Tenants can sometimes withhold from rent to pay for …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

Can I take tenant to small claims for non-payment of rent?

From what you have written, you have a legal and factual basis to bring …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

Is the landlord required to fix all faulty door locks?

Yes, I believe that the landlord is obligated to repair the lock on the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

Am I required to pay rent for a sublease I backed out of even though a replacement tenant has been found?

You would be liable for the rent until the place is re-rented; however, until …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago