Mark Zinman

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SECURITY DEPOSITS – KNOW YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS

2019-03-05T23:44:14+00:00March 15th, 2013|Investing, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures|

In any type of business, a party wants to know what their greatest risks are and what are the most common types of problems they will potentially face.  In renting property, loss of revenue, damage to the property and personal injury may be the most expensive problems, but lawsuits over security deposits are the most [...]

Legal Q & A

2013-03-13T13:45:10+00:00March 13th, 2013|Investing, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures|

Question: If my tenant has unauthorized occupants, and I gave him a 10 day noncompliance notice, can I accept rent if it’s offered? Answer:  No, unless you get the tenant to sign a partial payment non-waiver agreement acknowledging your right to proceed with the eviction for the non-compliance.  A.R.S. § 33-1371 provides that “a landlord [...]

Legal Q & A

2013-02-14T10:47:59+00:00February 14th, 2013|Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Rentals|

Question: I signed a one-year lease with my tenant, which included a provision that stated that I could terminate the lease for any reasons upon giving a thirty day notice.  The tenant has been in my property for three months and has been nothing but trouble.  Can I give him a 30 day notice and [...]

Legal Q&A

2012-12-28T14:02:38+00:00December 28th, 2012|Credit Reports, Investing, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Rentals|

Question: If my tenant is repeatedly late with paying rent, can I report him to the credit bureaus? Answer: Unless you are an authorized subscriber to the credit bureaus, you cannot report individual delinquencies or a tenant’s lack of payment.  Because of the stringent federal reporting requirements and the associated fees, most landlords (whether small [...]