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1841 N. 24th Street Suite 10 Phoenix, AZ 85008

Phone: 480-990-7092

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Legal Procedures

DEALING WITH DOG BITES AND ATTACKS—THE DOG MUST GO

January 3rd, 2019|

Whether its due to an influx of assisted animals or because landlords are becoming more pet-friendly, anecdotally, we have seen an increase in the number of animals in rentals.  As a result, we are seeing an increase in incidents involving dog bites and attacks.  In Arizona, the owner of a dog is strictly liable for […]

Legally Speaking…

January 3rd, 2019|

Question:  I texted my tenant that the rent was owed and sent a picture of the 5-Day Notice for Non-Payment of Rent.  They responded by saying, “I will pay the rent.”  Is that valid service?
Answer: You have a decent argument you can make that notice was valid because they have actual knowledge of the notice.  […]

Dissecting a Title Commitment – Part 4

December 25th, 2018|

In this month’s article we will go over “Schedule B Part I” aka the “Requirements” section of the Title Commitment. For the purposes of this article we will use a Title Commitment issued by Chicago Title Agency, Inc. for reference. If you’re looking for excitement in a Title Commitment the “Requirements” section is almost always […]

THE APPLICATION STANDARD IS YOUR FRIEND

December 20th, 2018|

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…

December 13th, 2018|

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 10-day […]

Legally Speaking…

November 27th, 2018|

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 the […]