Can someone under 18 rent a house or apartment with signature from parent?

Answer If the landlord will accept the parents signature, yes. Until they are 18, they cannot legally sign a contract. But the parents can allow the child to live there and can sign the agreements for the... Read More »

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In Texas can a 16-year-old move out of the custodial parent's house into the non-custodial parent's house before going to court for a change of custody?

Answer No. The 16 year old must wait until the case is settled.Legally, no, but it is highly unlikely the court would order the minor to return to the custodial parent's home unless the non custod... Read More »

How to Rent an Apartment?

Renting an apartment is sometimes as lengthy and tiring as buying a new home. Proper planning and in depth research are necessary to rent an apartment that fits your needs and budget. If time and f... Read More »

At What Age Can You Rent An Apartment?

In order to rent an apartment, you generally must sign a lease, which is a binding contract. A minor under the age of 18 cannot legally sign a contract on his own. The only exception is in the case... Read More »

If you rent a house, can the owner increase the rent?

If you rent any type of property, including a house, the owner is free to increase the rent. However, the owner generally cannot increase the rent until you sign a new lease agreeing to the increas... Read More »