Laws That Protect Renters?

Answer Each state has its own Landlord Tenant Act. Under these Acts, laws on evictions, security deposits, termination of lease agreements, tenant screenings, rental payments and other renter and landlord... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Laws That Protect Renters

What is the percentage on renters that actually get renters insurance?

About thirty percent get renters insurance. Renters insurance should be the top priority of any renter however. It helps just in case a strom, or anything else does damage to the place one is renting.

Can renters insurance protect you if you have a leaking ceiling and it caves in?

Renters insurance is similar to condo insurance. It typically covers the personal contents inside but there is the option to obtain dwelling coverage to protect the structure of the items that are ... Read More »

What two things will renters insurance protect you from?

If he is a good landlord, he would check with local courts to see if you have a habit of prior evictions. Credit reports don't really have allot to do with someone, in my opinion, as a bad credit r... Read More »

Does renters insurance protect against insect infestation?

If the association fees are part of the obligations of your landlord under your lease agreement you could pay the fees directly, then deduct them from the rent, sending a letter to the landlord wit... Read More »