Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Ask Landlord Hank

Ask Landlord Hank

A landlord wants to know what to do if there is a dead smoke detector in his rental property and tenants are not telling him about it or fixing

Tenants Not Telling Landlord About Dead Smoke Detector, Now What?

A landlord wants to know what to do if there is a dead smoke detector in his rental property and tenants are not telling him about it or fixing it is question this week...
A landlord asking what is the best approach for operating and managing a rental property is the question this week for Ask Landlord Hank.

What Is Best Approach for Operating and Managing a Rental Property?

A landlord asking what is the best approach for operating and managing a rental property is the question this week for Ask Landlord Hank. Remember Hank is not an attorney and he is not offering...
Ask Landlord Hank Will A Chain Smoker Next Door Mean I Have To Move from my rental duplex?

Will A Chain Smoker Next Door Mean I Have To Move?

A tenant is dealing with a chain smoker next door in a non-smoking rental duplex so how to deal with that is the question this week for Ask Landlord Hank. Remember Hank is not an...
Can I Enter My Rental If Tenant Moves Out Early But Lease Is Still In Place?

Can I Enter My Rental If Tenant Moves Out Early But Lease Is Still...

A landlord is dealing with a tenant who moved out early while the lease in still in place and is wondering about entering the rental. That is the question this week for Ask Landlord...
How Do You Keep Tenants From Going Overboard With Holiday Lights?

How Do You Keep Tenants From Going Overboard With Holiday Lights?

Can tenants go overboard with holiday lights especially in a multifamily property is the question for Ask Landlord Hank this week. Remember Landlord Hank is not an attorney and is not giving legal advice. Dear Landlord Hank:...
Can I Evict Tenants for Drilling Holes in Exterior Walls? Ask Landlord Hank

Can I Evict Tenants for Drilling Holes in Exterior Walls?

The question this week for Landlord Hank is whether a landlord can evict tenants for drilling holes in an exterior wall. On his page,  Ask Landlord Hank answers questions from other landlords and property managers...
Landlord Hank Parent Died and Left a Rental to Sell; How Do I Get the Tenant Out?

Parent Died and Left a Rental to Sell; How Do I Get the Tenant...

The question this week for Landlord Hank is about inheriting a rental to sell and how to get the tenant out to put rental on the market. On his page,  Ask Landlord Hank answers questions...
Can Tenants Dictate When I Need To Enter My Rental?

Can Tenants Dictate When I Need To Enter My Rental?

When a landlord needs to "enter my rental" to fix or prevent a maintenance problem how much notice is required for tenants is this week's question. On his page,  Ask Landlord Hank answers questions from...
The Utility of Reviewing Your Tenant Utility Billing Practices

Should I Turn On The Utilities and Power For New Tenant Moving In?

Should you turn on the utilities for a new tenant coming from out of state is the question for Ask Landlord Hank this week. Dear Landlord Hank, I have someone moving in on Saturday and coming here from out...
What To Do About Unauthorized Tenants in My Rental Landlord Hank?

What To Do About Unauthorized Tenants in My Rental?

The challenge of how to deal with unauthorized tenants who are not on the lease for your rental property is the question for Ask Landlord Hank. Remember Hank is not an attorney and he is...