Each year, the New York City Public Advocate’s office releases a list of their “100 worst landlords in New York City”. It is a way to try to publicly brig these landlords into compliance and let current and f […]
A Miami-Dade judge has temporarily blocked Miami’s city government from going after thousands of Airbnb hosts accused of illegally renting their homes by the day and week.
Prompted by a lawsuit filed last w […]
David Dorfman wrote a new post, Asbury Park NJ to Tackle Short-Term Rentals – AirBnB 8 months ago
Just four or five years ago, most of us would never have thought Asbury Park, New Jersey would have such a problem, a need for vacation rentals.
Over the past 7 years, Asbury Park slowly turned the corner and […]
There are 3,400 Public Housing Agencies in the United States. Can some of these be consolidated? Can we reduce overhead, better allocate monies? Is there a standard how these are run?
We would like to see […]
David Dorfman wrote a new post, NJ – More Shore Town Permit Daily and Weekly Rentals 9 months ago
By David Dorfman, Publisher RentLaw.com
More shore towns are “allowing” what has been happening for years – daily or weekly rentals.
Most communities along the New Jersey shore are known to host Summer […]
ONE MILLION WISCONSIN RESIDENTS ARE RENTING
Over 1 million Wisconsin residents live in rental housing — most with security deposits that often equal as much as one month’s rent. To many people, one month of r […]
HELENA — Several people spoke in opposition Tuesday to a pair of bills they say create a debtor’s prison for tenants who walk away from rentals and add a special level of protection for landlords without loo […]
The Fort Hays State University Student Government Association and the Rules of Rent Team of the Leadership 310 class will host a landlord fair for all students and community members who are looking for a place to […]
A gunman is in custody and his victim is hospitalized following a shooting in Greenpoint this afternoon, according to police.
Cops say the incident occurred at 2:34 p.m. outside 185 Greenpoint Avenue, near […]
Are you a landlord in a state were marijuana has been legalized?
LANDLORDS and WEED / MARIJUANA / POT
Can you ban tenants from smoking medical marijuana in your property?
Would it be like saying no […]
By David Dorfman, Publisher RentLaw.com
For Fort Lauderdale (Broward County) property owners who are renting out their homes for short-stays, you should fully aware of requirements to register your property […]
This article by Leta Herman of Inman News ran April 9,2001 in many US publications.
PARTING WORDS OF WISDOM PART II
By: Leta Herman April 09, 2001
In my last column, I summarized many of the things I […]
35 Million People Rent, according to US Government statistics. The number continues to grow for a number of reasons.
Often cited facts of why people rent:
job market is not stable
millenials not anxious […]
When we started RentLaw.com in 1998, our experience was in designing forms and the movement of them around an office or “on-line” .
This was one of our first moves we wanted to tackle with […]
Is it time to stop being a landlord?
Feb 22, 2017 – A 44 year old tenant was killed by his landlord . Why? Apparently had to with paying his rent.
Hey landlords, there is a better way. Called Eviction. […]
Reported by by: Larry Spruill, Action News Jax Updated: Feb 17, 2017
McKennon was inside her home and did not realize the roof above her was collapsing.
“The back of our house is t […]
January 2017: RentLaw.com The National Landlord Tenant Guide announced today they have completed purchasing a series of real estate domain names from various partners. They are to be revived with different targets […]
Feb 2017: LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Despite voters approving the use of medical marijuana, new legislation filed would make it illegal to actually smoke it.
As the law is written right now, a landlord could tell […]
Not the way to solve a dispute…
ATTLEBORO — An Attleboro landlord is now serving a jail sentence for shooting up a Lamb Street home he rented in what authorities say was the violent ending of a long running d […]
From NY PIX 11.
What’s wrong with landlords and the housing dept?
KINGSBRIDGE, The Bronx — A family said “aggressive” rats have invaded their Bronx apartment and attacked them for years, and are urging the l […]
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