Physical Description:423 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Publisher:Berkeley, CA :Nolo,2012.
Formatted Contents Note:
Finding a place to rent -- Leases and rental agreements -- Basic rent rules -- Security deposits -- Discrimination -- Inspecting the rental unit and moving in -- Roommates -- Major repairs and maintenance -- Minor repairs and maintenance -- Making improvements and alterations -- Your right to privacy -- Injuries on the premises -- Environmental hazards -- Crime on the premises -- How tenancies end or change -- Moving out and getting your security deposit back -- Termination notices based on nonpayment of rent and other illegal acts -- Evictions -- Resolving problems without a lawyer -- Lawyers and legal research.
"Provides renters the legal and practical information they need to deal with landlords and other tenants, and protect their rights when things go wrong"--Provided by publisher.