Lease

  • Tenant Required to Prove that It Terminated Lease

    … Earlier this week the Appeals Court decided that a tenant has the burden of proving that it properly exercised its option to terminate a written lease. The commercial lease in Patriot Power, LLC v. New Rounder, LLC, provided that it would renew automatically each year unless one of the parties timely notified the other that it wished to exercise…

    Gordon Orloff/ Massachusetts Land Use Monitor- 10 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.- 7 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 -