How to Use a Security Deposit as Rent, If a Tenant Breaches a Contract?

Answer You can use a tenant's security deposit towards rent if the rental agreement is breached, as long as a provision in the agreement is agreed upon that permits the use of the security deposit in this... Read More »

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Is charging the first&last month's rent&security deposit legal in hawaii?

In Hawaii, a landlord may not charge a new tenant first and last month's rent and security deposit. Landlords may charge new tenants only their first month's rent and a security deposit. Additional... Read More »

How to Sue a Tenant for Nonpayment of Rent in Florida?

Each month, you count on your tenant to pay rent; and when he doesn't do so, your budget can get thrown off. In Florida, there are legal remedies available if one of your tenants doesn't pay rent. ... Read More »

New York Laws on Holdover Tenant Rent Times?

Holdover tenants are tenants who stay beyond their lease terms without their landlords' consent. State laws govern the legal steps that landlords must take to evict their holdover tenants. In New Y... Read More »