Tenants: Keep Your Landlord in Check

how to keep your landlord in check
how to keep your landlord in check

The landlord tenant relationship is a notoriously difficult one. More often than not, it's an unbalanced struggle of power. But there are measures that tenants can take to keep the peace at home.

shouldn't live in a place that barely passes code, but rather a place of comfort and safety lasting more than a 12 month lease. With 2011 in motion, here are a few details worth battling with your landlord before their apathy, laziness and frugality drives you to seek the next rental.

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