Renting and the Law: Tenant stuck with utility bills long after moving out

August 11

Renting and the Law: Can landlord sue renter for damage to unit?

July 28
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September 18

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July 14

Renting and the Law: Tenant seeks clarity about giving notice

Q: I signed a 12-month lease that I thought ended on June 30, 2017. Our lease agreement states that upon termination of the lease period,…
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June 30

Renting and the Law: After tenant dies, who owes unpaid rent?

Q: I own a townhouse, which I was renting to one tenant who died at the beginning of April. His lease ran from Aug. 1,…
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June 16

Renting and the Law: Long-term tenant wants short-term lease

Q: My husband I are renting a house. Our lease ends Aug. 31, 2017. We are also house-hunting. We’ve been living in our rental place…
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June 2

Renting and the Law: Is an oral lease binding?

Q: My landlord in Minneapolis is trying to hold me to a one-year lease because I agreed to it verbally. Then my circumstances changed; I…
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May 19

Renting and the Law: Renter was rarely there but charged for repair

Q: I recently moved out of an apartment where I had a lease for one year, from February 2016 to February 2017. Within that year,…
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May 5

Renter risks eviction with long-term guests

Q: What is the best way to get a family removed from my one-bedroom apartment? They have been staying with me since October 2016. I…
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April 21

Renting and the Law: Tenant on the hook for full rent after roommate pays to break lease

Q: My landlord charged my ex-girlfriend a fee to be removed from our lease early, with five months remaining. Before she moved out, we were…
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March 11

Renting and the Law: Tenant has issues with neighbor's long baths

Q: I have an upstairs neighbor who has taken long baths throughout the length of my lease, and most likely long before I moved in.…
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February 10

Renting and the Law: Landlord without lease wants tenants to vacate

Q: I’m wondering what the law is concerning asking a tenant to vacate when there is no lease. My dad owns a historic property, listed…