Can landlord make you get renters ins?

Answer Yes. He can place whatever reasonable restrictions he chooses. It is likely that he wants you to have renter insurance to protect against you doing something that causes a problem for other renters... Read More »

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Should the landlord provide insurance for a renter if you are unable to get renters insurance due to a claim the landlord filed on the property?

I'm in Georgia. Can you prove they forced you to buy? They wouldn't give you the furniture if you didn't pay the extra? They are covering their assets. If you think you got ripped keep on trucking ... Read More »

Is it legal for a landlord to request renters insurance in maryland?

Renters insurance is a form of homeowners insurance. The form is HO-4. I assume that you mean the policy that the person renting purchases to cover their belongings and liability. Most all homeowne... Read More »

Is it legal for a landlord to request renters insurance in the state of California?

Apparently, it is. I lived in Southern CA. in an apartment complex that kept flooding. So when the owner got everything fixed, he required renters insurance so that he couldn't be sued if it floode... Read More »

Can a landlord require a certain amount of coverage for renters insurance?

Other than home owners insurance covering your primary residence where you live and rental property insurance covering a home that you rent to others there are a few differences in types of coverag... Read More »