Is the tenant responsible if the landlord does not pay hoa fees?

Answer Most associations document the requirement that a tenant live in the community as though s/he were an owner, except that the tenant cannot vote. But the owner remains the primary, legal person resp... Read More »

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Is the landlord or tenant responsible for damage to the apartment caused by the tenant?

A tenant! If they damaged something they don't own they are responsible for fixing it.

Landlord shopping centre.The lease states the tenant is liable for charges for property management that the landlord incurs.Landlord appoints family company to manage.Tenant still liable?

Usually the new property management will send out a letter to the tenants announcing and introducing themselves to the existing tenants. If not, it is only a management company. They only manage th... Read More »

Is the landlord or tenant responsible for plumbing damage?

if you rent and there is no wording to the contrary in the lease then it's the responsibility of the landlord ...

Is the tenant or landlord responsible for damages in an apartment fire?

Answer From an insurance perspective the landlord should have coverage on the building and the tenant should have coverage on his/her contents. Legal liability may be a different issue depending on... Read More »