landlord-tenant law

landlord-tenant law

A general name given to the area of law that concerns itself with the creation of leasehold estates, the rights and responsibilities of the parties afterward, and the termination of the estates.

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Portman, an attorney and legal editor specializing in landlord-tenant law, offers a guide for landlords to finding great tenants.
Property casebooks basically tell a story of triumph for tenants, whereby landlord-tenant law was transformed from being pro-landlord to being pro-tenant, and especially protective of low-income, urban renters.
Badten's litigation practice has a primary focus on representing homeowner and condominium associations, as well as advising on contract and real estate disputes, creditor rights, secured transactions, landlord-tenant law (landlords), employment law, and commercial litigation Badten has been a partner/ member at Groh Eggers, LLC for the past four years and was an associate for the previous five years.
The notices added that the firm "will not charge tenants at residential properties that they own or manage any fee that does not comply" with state landlord-tenant law.
The Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act was originally drafted in 1972 and was intended to serve as model legislative language that could be adopted by the states to serve as the landlord-tenant law in that state.
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The NAA Landlord and Tenant Model Legislation Working Group includes staff from NAA's state and local affiliates, members and attorneys specializing in landlord-tenant law.
Focusing his practice in the area of landlord-tenant law and representing landlords and property management companies throughout Indiana gives Jeff the insight into how to run your rental properties with less hassle and more profit.
His first two jobs involved assisting judges and regulators in cases involving rent regulation and landlord-tenant law.
Feeney is currently an adjunct professor of commercial and residential landlord-tenant law at Vermont Law School, a certified guardian ad litem and a mediator.
Garner's presentation of the case easily led to the presumption that Donovan freely negotiated the lease; perhaps reinforcing the long-standing presumptions in landlord-tenant law that landlords are all-powerful, knowledgeable of the law, and capable of writing contracts that protect their interests.