Q:Can you give me some information about tenant rights and obligations?
A:When a landlord and a tenant come into a formal contract, there are certain obligations and responsibilities that fall on each of the parties. Breach of any on any side of the contractual parties will or can lead to lawsuits. It is important that tenants know what their duties and obligations are. Each state has defined tenant's rights accordingly, with slight variations. Explained briefly, tenant's rights and responsibilities include security deposits, regular payment of rent, reasonable care of premises, care of surroundings, harboring pets lawfully, and more. On the other hand, tenants have the right to sue the landlord if they are treated other than reasonable, unreasonable condition of the house, improper eviction notice, and more. These are just a few of what is expected form a tenant and under what circumstances he/she can appeal to a court.
Q:What is the role of a Tenants Rights Lawyer?
A:Tenants right lawyers are skilled professionals who have acquired specialization in the practice area of tenant's rights. The law states certain rights for tenants and renters, both expected to fulfill their obligations according to the law. Safety, protection, privacy, liability, loss, and insurance are the main areas that have been explained in the tenant/landlord rights index of the consumer act. To make sure tenants are treated fairly by landlords, tenant rule have been developed. In case of breach or non compliance, tenant lawyers are hired to represent tenants.