Monthly Archives: July 2012

Information Regarding Security Deposits

Taking Security Deposits During the first year of a lease, a Landlord may not require a security deposit of more than two months’ rent. After the first year of a lease, this amount cannot exceed one month’s rent, and any … Continue reading

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Disposing of abandoned property: A reprieve for landlords

For decades, landlords and property managers have been looking for guidance on how long and howcarefully they have to store property that was left under (oftentimes) hostile conditions. On July 5 thegovernor signed an amendment to the Landlord and Tenant … Continue reading

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