Monthly Archives: January 2012

Can I Still Charge Termination Penalties?

This question comes to us from one of the properties that we represent in Shelby County, Alabama: Question: I served a Notice of Rental Agreement Noncompliance to a tenant that was behind on their rent. The tenant moved out within seven days and we did not file an unlawful detainer action. Can I still chargeContinue Reading

Is your rent drop-box worth it?

How secure is your drop box? How hard is it to reach the payments inside? In my practice, I get numerous calls from landlords who have drop box break-ins. In a drop box break-in situation it is impossible to disprove the claims of the many tenants who allege deposit of cash payments into the dropContinue Reading