A Tenant Damaged the Rental Unit. Can I Evict the Tenant?
Willfully Caused Damage or Negligently Caused Damage May Be Cause For Eviction.
A Helpful Guide For How to Understand and Resolve the Many Legal Issues Faced By a Landlord
Being a landlord is being in business and being in business as a landlord comes with many unique challenges including legal issues. Legal Eagle understands that the landlord business comes with the unique legal challenges that require a strong understanding of the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006, S.O. 2006, Chapter 17 and the relevant case law. Legal Eagle is experienced in helping landlord clients to understand the rights and responsibilities of a landlord as well as experienced in tenant negotiations and representation at Landlord Tenant Board hearings.
Legal Eagle provides legal help that is time efficient and cost effective for disputes involving issues such as, among other issues:
- The Persistently Late Rent Payment, Outstanding Rent Arrears ;
- The Tenant Allegations of Failure by Landlord to Properly Maintain Premises; and
- The Eviction For Own Use By Landlord or Use By Close Family Members of Landlord
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Landlord Legal Concerns:
A landlord may keep, sell, or dispose of, the abandoned belongings of a former tenant; however, the rights and duties imposed upon a landlord differ depending...Learn More
The presumption that a tenant is legally obligated to vacate a rental unit in the same condition as the tenant received the unit is incorrect. A tenant is...Learn More
When a landlord engages a real estate agent to assist in selling a tenanted property, both the landlord and the agent owe duties and responsibilities to the...Learn More
When a landlord wishes to sell a property, in certain circumstances the tenants may be required to vacate; however, the requirements for lawfully evicting...Learn More
A landlord is required to provide safekeeping for the property of a deceased tenant for thirty days following the death of a tenant. Additionally, the lease...Learn More
A landlord must enter a unit between 8:00am and 8:00pm; however, the twelve (12) hour period for entry within which a landlord may enter is without an...Learn More
When increasing the rent rate applicable to most residential tenancy arrangements, a landlord must provide the tenant with proper notice via the required form...Learn More
Can a Landlord Be Liable For Injuries Caused By Poor Maintenance If the Maintenance Was Outsourced? As Owner of the Premises a Landlord Holds the Care and...Learn More
Being a landlord is being in business. Business comes with challenges. The landlord business comes with very unique challenges requiring an understanding of...Learn More
The smoking habits of a tenant may cause interference in the reasonable enjoyment of neighbouring units occupied by other tenants or even neighbour properties...Learn More
The maintenance requirements imposed upon a landlord per the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006 appear as without limit to the triviality of the concern.Learn More
The Landlord Tenant Board requires that legal processes be commenced only by persons authorized by the Law Society Act to do so. Where processes are commenced...Learn More