Landlord

  • A Pennsylvania tenant’s right to recover a security deposit.

    … Under Pennsylvania’s Landlord and Tenant Act of 1951, 68 P.S. ‘250.101, et. Seq., a landlord may require a security deposit to be held for tenant caused damages and possible past due rent. See 68 P.S. §250.511 and §250.512. A security deposit is not the same as rent. It is money that actually belongs to the tenant, but is held by the landlord…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 11 readers -
  • Watch out for Higher Rents For Medical Marijuana Businesses

    …, shut down, and seizure causing default on loans and loss of collateral. Banks will look to protect themselves by charging higher rates if they accept the risks and provide financing to buy and build. If a marijuana business elects to rent a property, the landlord is subject to risk of default on the lease if the business is shutdown. Many potential…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 17 readers -
  • Five Tips for California Residential Tenants

    … Five Tips for California Residential Tenants Due to the terrific feedback and popularity of my post on tips for Minnesota tenants, I’ve decided to write a post for California renters since I also practice real estate law there. Although landlord/tenant law tends to be pretty similar, it’s rarely identical due to not only how the laws…

    Stephen Hoffman/ Hoffman Law Office, P.C.- 8 readers -
  • Five Tips for Minnesota Residential Tenants

    … Five Tips for Minnesota Residential Tenants Part of my real estate practice is dedicated to representing commercial and residential landlords. As a result, I’ve learned a lot about what’s expected from my landlord clients as well as their tenants. The vast majority of landlords are just like any other small business owner—trying to comply…

    Stephen Hoffman/ Hoffman Law Office, P.C.- 12 readers -