The public tenant"s handbook

by Andrew Arden

Publisher: Allison & Busby in London

Written in English
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The Landlord-Tenant Handbook is an excellent guide to the basic rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants. It explains the laws regarding the Landlord-Tenant relationship and highlights recent changes to the law that directly affect the Landlord-Tenant relationship.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: London: Allison & Busby, Description: xv, pages ; 20 cm. Series Title. Material in this book is dated. If your Kansas Tenants Handbook is very old, you may want to double-check your information with an attorney or local housing counseling center or contact Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc.

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For the purpose of making repairs, the landlord may enter the unit upon reasonable notice to the tenant (at least 12 hours prior to entry) and at a reasonable time (between the hours of Size: KB.

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In public housing, policy sometimes is that tenants are given from ten (10) to fourteen (14) days’ written notice for nonpayment of rent eviction. (This is more than Kansas law calls for.) Otherwise, minimum notice in all of the programs is the same as state law and/or as set in the lease.

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Fire Safety. Tenants shall conduct at least two fire evacuation drills and update their evacuation plans annually. find that we often recommend visiting websites in this handbook.

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other tenants. This includes paying rent and performing all other terms of the lease. Escrow Account:A bank account or other account held by a third party, generally established in the name of the tenant, into which whole or partial rent payments are deposited to show that the tenant was ready, willing, and able to pay the rent—but is.

The chapters below are from Legal Tactics: Tenants' Rights in Massachusetts, This handbook provides practical information about tenants' rights in private housing—housing that is owned by an individual or a privately-owned company.

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Tenants should contact the Department of Public Utilities at () or () for more information. TENANT'S RIGHTS Right Against Unlawful Entry: (M.G.L., c. sec. 15B) The landlord may enter the tenant's apartment under a right of entry clause by. Clúid Housing would like to reassure residents and business partners that our offices will continue to operate during regular business hours.

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If there’s a neighborhood you particularly want to live in, it may be worthwhile to driveFile Size: KB. The State Sanitary Code governs what it means to provide a habitable place in which to live.

In general, “habitable” means a place that is comfortable and clean enough for a person to live safely. If a landlord does not respond to a tenant’s complaints about a Sanitary Code violation, the tenant may request that a code enforcement officer or the local board of health inspect the apartment.

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To comply with the law and the health, building, and safety codes of the city or county in which the property is located. 2. To allow you, in exchange for your rent, to live on the property in peace, without unreasonably disturbing you or allowing other tenants of the property to disturb you Size: 52KB.