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The New Jersey Security Deposit Act is Not a Suggestion – It’s The Law

Landlords know the importance of the security deposit, which is typically 1 and ½ times the monthly rent collected at the beginning of their tenancy and returned based upon the condition of the property when the tenants move out. 257 more words

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Wondering what IS going on HERE

I seem to have walked into an episode of a conspiracy series because I truly don’t understand. My husband and I landed on the top of this Mountain by either fate, or destiny or a higher power or whatever you believe in, that explains that we were meant to get, and be here, and I believe grow and help others grow here. 1,442 more words


Cubic Volumes - a poem

Cubic Volumes

His breath is held together by boxes –

hushed shut stacks of closed lids stream

on conveyor belts of respiration,

cycling secrets as he dreams - 117 more words


Fire destroys all belonging of Albany refugee family

A Karen refugee family (from Myanmar/Burma via Thailand) in Albany, NY said they had complained to their landlord of smoke and a burning electrical smell. The landlord hired a handyman who replaced electrical outlets in the living room and in the parents’ bedroom, however, the family claim they saw burn marks on one of the electrical receptacles the handyman replaced. 449 more words


A New Boles Book for Noisy Neighbors

It’s that time of the year again to announce a whole new “Boles Book for…” learning precis: a Boles Book for Noisy Neighbors by David Boles… 209 more words


Defaulting Tenants Could Be Jailed, in 1900

A law passed in Alabama in 1900 made it illegal for someone to quit an employment contract, or break a lease, and then enter into a similar contract or lease with someone else!  184 more words


An Overview of National Tenant Laws

When you work as a landlord you need to have an understanding of the national tenant laws. These laws govern what you can and cannot do in terms of performing tenant verification. 167 more words