Landlord Tenant Law

Why are the Credit Bureaus Moving Backwards?

2019-03-05T23:43:59-07:00December 27th, 2018|AZREIA, Credit Reports, Debt Relief, Did You Know..., Investing, Judgements, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Market Changes, Small Business, Strategy|

As an investor I like to buy houses for the investment, but the truth is, my real love is technology. I’m amazed at how far the technology has come in cars for example from a horse and buggy to the fully electric Tesla; a lot about cars has changed. For those who grew up in [...]

THE APPLICATION STANDARD IS YOUR FRIEND

2020-05-18T18:09:15-07:00December 20th, 2018|AZREIA, Creative, Did You Know..., Investing, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Property Management, Property Manager, Rentals, Strategy, Zona Law Group|

Over the years, we at WZP Legal, have presented at AZREIA and written numerous articles for this newsletter, about the importance of fair housing laws. Whenever we give a presentation, AZREIA members come to us with a “quick question” and ask us what is the best thing they can do, to avoid violating fair housing [...]

Legally Speaking…

2020-05-18T18:09:53-07:00December 13th, 2018|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Property Manager, Rentals, Small Business, Zona Law Group|

Question:  My tenant moved into my single-family home four months ago and still has not put the utilities in their name, as required by the lease.  Can I shut off the power? Answer: In Arizona, there is never a situation where the owner can turn off the power.  Under Arizona law, you should serve a [...]

Legally Speaking…

2020-05-18T17:47:17-07:00November 27th, 2018|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Investing, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Property Management, Property Manager, Rentals, Strategy, Zona Law Group|

Question:  My lease automatically goes month-to-month when it expires, unless the tenant or I give notice.  If I want to increase the rent, what do I have to do? Answer: An increase in the rent, is basically you terminating the old lease, and starting a new one, using all the old terms except for increasing [...]

PROBLEMS WITH SECTION 8 ARE COMING!!!

2020-05-18T17:48:49-07:00November 22nd, 2018|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Judgements, Landlord, Landlord Tenant Law, Legal Procedures, Market Changes, Property Management, Rentals, Zona Law Group|

Landlords often participate in Section 8 or other subsidized rent programs.  They figure that jumping through the extra red tape and government regulations, is worth getting their funds guaranteed on the first of the month.  We generally don’t take a position on whether clients should participate in Section 8 or not, or any other subsidized [...]

“Checking Off” (X) Insurance on your “To Do” List – More than just a YES / NO box to check.

2020-05-18T17:48:12-07:00November 20th, 2018|AZREIA, Did You Know..., Insurance, Landlord Tenant Law, Property Management, Small Business, State Farm, Strategy|

As a rental property investor, you need to have a working knowledge of many different subjects.  You may not have to become an expert, but it is good to have a basic understanding when it comes to roofing, landscaping, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, taxes, insurance, and of course, the Arizona Landlord-Tenant Act. While a really great [...]