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Are we obligated to pay to replace the carpets if they need to be replaced anyway based on problems that we did not create?

You have every right to contest your complex's charges for new carpets of $1,300 …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

If I moved into an apartment at the first of the month and there is a cockroach infestation and I am allergic, how do I …

In every lease there is an implied warranty of habitability which requires the landlord …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

When is a 30-day notice of termination supposed to be served on a tenant?

After, because logically you are not a month to month tenant until the lease …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Am I responsible for 6 months of the water bill if I only lived there for 2 months and 3 weeks?

No, logically how could you be?  You should ask the landlord to call the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

What to do if my landlord is avoiding me so as not to pay back my deposit?

A landlord can only retain a security deposit (1) to pay for damage, beyond …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago