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Steve Quinta…, Real Estate Pro in Albuquerque, NM
Steve Quintana answered:
Is it necessary to renew a rental agreement annually for it to be viable?
Depends on what you mean by "viable" and the language of the rental agreement.
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Bill Stacy, Home Buyer in Downingtown, PA
Bill Stacy answered:
I rent a home in Florida. The refrigerator and freezer stopped working. Is the landlord required to fix it and how long legally do they have to?
Am I required to fix up the appliances before I sell the house? I don't know if I'm supposed to do that or not. I'm willing to do it, if it needs to be done. http://www.ayersappliancere ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 9:07am Rental Basics in 34476
Unspecified, Renter in Easthampton, MA
Unspecified answered:
Can a landlord limit the # of people living in an apartment?
I think personally this is all crap!! People are just to hurting and strapped for cash in today's economy and just cannot afford the ridiculous rents and stipulations of today's rent ma ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in Kew Garden Hills
Woogee2002, Home Buyer in Brisbane, CA
Woogee2002 answered:
How easy is it to find someone to take over a lease in Brisbane ? or to rent out a room (to sublet) whilst away for a few weeks ?
I couldn't figure out how to get back to this question to edit it - I am referring to Brisbane in Australia.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in Brisbane
wwest1980, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
wwest1980 answered:
I fell down slippery steps at my apartment building and I have asked landlord for two free months rent to cover medical and missed work. Is that Ok?
I don't think that you are going to get what you requested. I would talk to a personal injury lawyer though and see what your options are. At the very least you might be able to get y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in San Francisco
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Can I move without breaking the lease.?
Tara,
We're not attorneys, so specific legal advice needs to come from one. I've attached a link to the OH Landlord Tenant Law. Your lease obligates BOTH parties, so if the landlord ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in Toledo
Susan Cottin…, Renter in 11756
Susan Cottingham asked:
How would you suggest splitting a rental house. There is 1 adult with 2 children ,(12yo)They would occupy the 3 bedrooms. I would have the basement (I couldnt finish above) as a bedroom/living area. No door, 3 windows that are not up to code. Laundry room is also in basement in separate area. We would all share 1 bathroom. How about…
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in 11704
Pamela Shemet, Real Estate Pro in Crystal River, FL
       The number of renters has grown dramatically, yet few renters actually purchase insurance, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) While 95 percent of homeowners… Read more
Blogged Mon Sep 29, 2014 by Pamela Shemet Rental Basics Rentals
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The DeCioccio…, Real Estate Pro in Mamaroneck, NY
The DeCioccio Team answered:
I want to look for rental apartments in Mamaroneck NY. 10538
Hi: I'm an agent in Mam'k's leading rental brokerage office. We can definitely help you find something that works for you at a great price. Please call The DeCioccio Team @ Grand Lux Re ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in Mamaroneck
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
I want to rent an apartment. But I have no credit. What do I do?
I would ask a family member to co-sign for you.

Best of luck.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in Ontario
Michelle Can…, Real Estate Pro in The Woodlands, TX
In a post-recession world, renting is way different.Mortgages are tougher to obtain, more people are renting, and those who are renting are staying renters for longer periods of time.Demand for rental… Read more
Blogged Mon Sep 29, 2014 by Michelle Cannon General Area Rental Basics Rentals
Margus Mahar, Real Estate Pro in Orlando, FL
Margus Mahar answered:
im looking for a 1-2 bedroom and 1-2 bathroom for under $800
Hi Samantha,

Please feel free to email me directly if you still need to find a rental. I can assist with that.

Best Regards,

Margus Mahar, Realtor®
Specializing in Luxury and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Rental Basics in Davenport
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
What is the number 1 short cut to Home Ownership? I can tell you what is not and that is "Rent to Own". This type of program separates more people from their money faster than anything. Some sure are… Read more
Blogged Mon Sep 29, 2014 by Scott Godzyk Home Buying Rental Basics Rent vs Buy
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
is it legal for a landlord to charge last months rent on a new lease?
Just to emphasize the incorrect answer below, so that you (and anyone else from NJ reading this) are very clear as to what is and isn't legal in NJ.:

"But the sky's the limit on how ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Sep 28, 2014 Rental Basics in 08757
Ivan Sanchez, Home Buyer in Port Saint Lucie, FL
Ivan Sanchez answered:
can i find a room for rent for senior citizen for 300 -400 dollars in seattle?
PLEASE I NEED A ROOM FOR RENT IN QUEENS NY
THANKS,
IVAN SANCHEZ
ISV98@msn.com
TEL 347 569 7540
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 28, 2014 Rental Basics in Seattle
Kim Benedict, Real Estate Pro in 06902
Kim Benedict answered:
Can property management companies charge a 'realtor fee' if 2 people are re-signing a lease and I am joining them?
IT depends on what the lease terms are on the original lease... most times they don't yet some times they do...
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 28, 2014 Rental Basics in Boston
Kim Benedict, Real Estate Pro in 06902
Kim Benedict answered:
Who pays the realtor fee, landlord, tenant, or is it split? Specifically when the landlord is the one who hired the realtor.
Each state is different and each real estate company is too.. best to call and see what they charge if anything since its a rental. We charge the landlord for helping them rent the home ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 28, 2014 Rental Basics in Boston
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