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  • Water and Riparian Rights - Water and Riparian Rights Law Resources - LawInfo
    Attorneys on LawInfo Or click to find Water and Riparian Rights Attorneys in a specific location Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Share this information Still have questions Contact experienced Water and Riparian Rights Attorneys on LawInfo com or learn more about Real Estate Find an Attorney in Your Area Legal Issue e g Personal Injury Location Area Code OR City State Advanced Search Options Popular Searches Mortgage Foreclosure Commercial Real Estate Water and Riparian Rights Videos Water Riparian Rights Advertisements Find An Attorney By Practice Area By Location By Name Resources Hot Legal Issues Legal Forms Legal Library Law Videos Consumer Blog Forums For Attorneys Legal Marketing LawInfo About Us Jobs Partners Contact Us Authors Español Legal Copyright Notice Privacy Policy Terms Conditions Disclaimer Connect with us Google Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn 5901 Priestly Dr Ste 200 Carlsbad CA 92008 map Phone

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  • Zoning - Zoning Law Resources - LawInfo
    find Zoning Lawyers in a specific location Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Share this information Top Related Zoning Topics Land Use and Zoning Types of Zoning Variances Zoning Relief Still have questions Contact experienced Zoning Lawyers on LawInfo com or learn more about Real Estate Find an Attorney in Your Area Legal Issue e g Personal Injury Location Area Code OR City State Advanced Search Options Popular Searches Mortgage Foreclosure Commercial Real Estate Zoning Videos Zoning Advertisements Find An Attorney By Practice Area By Location By Name Resources Hot Legal Issues Legal Forms Legal Library Law Videos Consumer Blog Forums For Attorneys Legal Marketing LawInfo About Us Jobs Partners Contact Us Authors Español Legal Copyright Notice Privacy Policy Terms Conditions Disclaimer Connect with us Google Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn 5901 Priestly Dr Ste 200 Carlsbad CA 92008 map Phone 800 397 3743

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  • Breaking a Lease - Breaking a Lease Law Resources - LawInfo
    of rent due withhold refund of the security deposit and insist that the tenant help identify a replacement tenant Lawful Reasons to Break a Lease The tenant few possible legal options when breaking a list First the tenant should check the lease itself to determine whether it is a month to month rental agreement Usually unless otherwise agreed to a lease will convert to a month to month arrangement after the initial term of the lease has passed In this case the tenant must only give the landlord 30 days notice and be obligated to pay only one more month of rent before vacating the premises Second the tenant should determine if the lease permits him or her to sublet the premises If so then the tenant should locate a replacement tenant and present the person for the landlord s approval if the lease requires approval The lease may state that even with a subtenant the original tenant remains obligated to fulfill the terms of the lease should the sub tenant fail to do so If neither is the case the tenant has the option to negotiate an early departure with the landlord To facilitate negotiations the tenant should give the landlord plenty of notice two to three months of his or her intent to leave Also it may help if the tenant agrees to help find a new tenant A tenant may also have legal reasons to end the lease Landlords are required by law to keep the premises habitable make timely repairs and respect the tenant s reasonable right to privacy Should the landlord abdicate his responsibilities the tenant can claim breach of contract When a landlord does not fulfill contractual obligations and does not take corrective action the tenant may have grounds for ending a lease including

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  • Holding Over - Holding Over Law Resources - LawInfo
    demonstrate non consent to the tenant holdover by Stating in the terms of the lease the express nonconsent for holdover Informing the tenant verbally or in writing of the expectation that the tenant will vacate the property on or before the last day of the lease term Taking action to remove the tenant from the property Should the landlord want the tenant removed he or she can proceed with an action to treat the tenant as a trespasser and evict the tenant Most states require that the landlord go through the judicial process to evict a tenant However some states provide procedures where a landlord can lawfully self evict a tenant who holds over but Landlord Consents to Hold Over A landlord can give consent for holdover by expressly permitting it in the terms of the lease The lease can state that the tenant may remain in possession of the property after the initial term expires and that the tenancy converts to month to month agreement in that event The clause can specify exactly the tenant s rights and duties under the new arrangement The landlord also can give tacit consent by ignoring the holdover situation and allowing the tenant to remain on the property Also the landlord can indicate consent by continuing to accept rent payments from the tenant A tenant who would like to remain on the property after the leases expires should review the lease If the lease addresses the situation In any event unless otherwise notified a tenant can continue to remit payments to the landlord and use such payments as a defense in an action to stop eviction Share this information Search LawInfo s Holding Over Resources Still have questions Contact experienced Holding Over Attorneys on LawInfo com or learn more about Rental Agreements Find

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  • Lease Addendums - Lease Addendums Law Resources - LawInfo
    or circumstances particular to the tenant or that have arisen since the lease was originally drafted or signed Circumstances particular to an individual tenant may concern any of the following A pet such as its size or access to certain areas A tenant s personal habit such as smoking or playing a musical instrument A tenant s use of a landlord s personal property or an exclusive area of the premises such as the roof of the building or the landlord s tool shed If a landlord wants to add an addendum after the tenant has signed the lease the landlord must notify the tenant of the proposed change and allow the tenant adequate time to consider or renegotiate the change How much notice must be given is determined by state or municipal law and can vary from seven to 30 days Tenant Cannot Be Forced to Accept a Lease Addendum A tenant is not obligated to accept the addendum and should not be forced or threatened into accepting the change The landlord cannot threaten to evict the tenant or withhold utilities or other rightful services However once the term of the lease expires the landlord can include the addendum among the terms of a new lease and if the tenant does not accept the change the landlord does not have to renew the lease Share this information Search LawInfo s Lease Addendums Resources Still have questions Contact experienced Lease Addendums Attorneys on LawInfo com or learn more about Rental Agreements Find an Attorney in Your Area Legal Issue e g Personal Injury Location Area Code OR City State Advanced Search Options Popular Searches Eviction and Unlawful Detainer Rental Agreements Tenant Rights Lease Addendums Videos Rental Agreement Basics Advertisements Find An Attorney By Practice Area By Location By Name Resources

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  • Lease Agreements - Lease Agreements Law Resources - LawInfo
    to occupy the premises for the term of the lease A lease is different from a month to month rental situation where the term of the rental is renewed every 30 days unless the landlord gives the tenant notice to vacate the premises or the tenant gives the landlord notice of intent to vacate the premises before the next 30 day period begins A lease can be a simple or complex document that includes terms specifying the many elements of a landlord tenant contract including description of the unit being leased the term of the lease the amount of the rent how frequently the rent must be paid usually monthly if a security deposit is required and how much and if pets are allowed Lease Obligations A lease obligates the tenant to pay rent for the entire length of the rental period If the tenant wants to move out before the end of the lease he or she must negotiate with the landlord to be allowed to leave the premises without paying all or part of the balance of rent owed A landlord has little incentive to agree to this however since the landlord would be burdened with the expense of finding a new tenant and preparing the premises all the while losing rent on a an empty unit If the tenant can find and present a new prospective tenant for the landlord s approval that may help the negotiations Share this information Search LawInfo s Lease Agreements Resources Still have questions Contact experienced Lease Agreements Attorneys on LawInfo com or learn more about Rental Agreements Find an Attorney in Your Area Legal Issue e g Personal Injury Location Area Code OR City State Advanced Search Options Popular Searches Eviction and Unlawful Detainer Rental Agreements Tenant Rights Lease Agreements Videos

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  • Lease Co-Signors - Lease Co-Signors Law Resources - LawInfo
    will be treated the same as a defaulting tenant The landlord can pursue the co signer with collection letters and phone calls and take the co signer to court to collect the back rent Further if the person for whom the co signer signs has roommates who also signed the lease and one or more of the roommates fails to pay his or her portion of the rent the co signer can be liable for the rent owed A landlord gets to approve the co signer and can require the co signer submit an application and proof of income and undergo a credit check The co signer should closely review the lease for terms specifying what the co signer will be held accountable for should the primary lessee fail to pay the rent Look for clauses that state when the rent payment is considered late whether late fees and other penalties will be assessed Determine whether the landlord will contact the co signer before reporting the late or delinquent payment of rent to a credit bureau Also a co signer may discover that the co signed obligation is listed on his or her credit report and that could hinder the co signer in making a major purchase or when applying for credit Share this information Search LawInfo s Lease Co Signors Resources Still have questions Contact experienced Lease Co Signors Attorneys on LawInfo com or learn more about Rental Agreements Find an Attorney in Your Area Legal Issue e g Personal Injury Location Area Code OR City State Advanced Search Options Popular Searches Eviction and Unlawful Detainer Rental Agreements Tenant Rights Lease Co Signors Videos Rental Agreement Basics Advertisements Find An Attorney By Practice Area By Location By Name Resources Hot Legal Issues Legal Forms Legal Library Law Videos Consumer

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  • Lease Disclosures - Lease Disclosures Law Resources - LawInfo
    affect the tenant s safe enjoyment of the premises Many states have laws that expressly require the disclosure of particular conditions The mandatory disclosures vary by state but some common ones include Environmental or health hazards Such as lead paint radon mold asbestos and bedbugs Federal law requires that the owner disclose the possibility of lead in the paint used buildings built before 1978 Pest control The landlord should disclose whether bugs and insects infest the building and the methods and chemicals used to eradicate pests Sex offenders A state may require that the landlord disclose if known sex offenders live in or near the premises The landlord may be required to post notice of the state s sex offender registry and how tenants may access it Some less common conditions include Death in the unit If a previous tenant died in the rental unit the landlord may have to disclose the incident and reveal the method of death Methamphetamine The landlord may have to disclose that the unit had been the site of methamphetamine production The law provides how and in what wording the disclosures must appear in the lease and the recourse available to a tenant if the landlord fails to comply with the legal requirements Remedies for violations can include triple damages plus penalties and even criminal sanctions There are many conditions that may require disclosure Before signing a lease a tenant should contact the state consumer protection office for more information or consult a lawyer or neighborhood landlord tenant association Share this information Search LawInfo s Lease Disclosures Resources Still have questions Contact experienced Lease Disclosures Attorneys on LawInfo com or learn more about Rental Agreements Find an Attorney in Your Area Legal Issue e g Personal Injury Location Area Code OR City State Advanced Search

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