Legal Advice, Answers, Advocacy, and Assistance, For Tenants With Questions Such As:
Can a Landlord Ask For a Deposit?
A Landlord Can Ask For a Rent Deposit Only. The Rent Deposit Must Be No More Than For One Month When Rent Is Due Monthly or One Week When Rent Is Due Weekly. A Damage Deposit Is Illegal.
Understanding Tenant Rights Including What Do When Rights Are Violated By a Landlord
To a tenant, a rental dwelling is home. Of course, home means something unique to everyone and these special feelings are recognized. With this said, Silvat Syed Legal Services also recognizes that impartial empathy is often necessary to remain focused upon the legal issues and to remain an objective advisor and negotiator. Silvat Syed Legal Services helps tenants to resolve disputes by first reviewing the facts and issues and then by working to negotiate a resolution with the landlord. If resolution is evasive, Silvat Syed Legal Services can prepare the required Landlord Tenant Board forms and advocate at Landlord Tenant Board hearings.