How to use Landlord in a sentence
He was sometimes known as the "Landlord of New York."
If the tenant paid his rent, the landlord could not forbid subletting.
Was it merely coincidence that her lease would be up next Friday and the landlord was raising the rent?
Rights which the landlord desires to retain over the lands let are excepted or reserved.
The relationship of landlord and tenant is created, altered and dissolved in the same way, and the rights and duties of parties are substantially identical.Advertisement
A landlord is not presumed to have undertaken to put the premises in repair, nor to execute repairs.
The effect of this, craftily calculated beforehand, was to compel the peasants to rent pasture lands from the landlord at any price.
A breach of condition may, however, be waived by the landlord, and the legislature has made provision for the relief of the tenant from the consequences of such breaches in certain cases.
Bennigsen was a landlord in the Vilna province who appeared to be doing the honors of the district, but was in reality a good general, useful as an adviser and ready at hand to replace Barclay.
Under mezzadria or metateria the landlord divides the produce with the farmer in various proportions.Advertisement
The landlord lets his land to two or more persons jointly, who undertake to restore it to him in good condition with one-third of it interrozzito, that is, fallow, so as to be cultivated the following year according to triennial rotation.
In the Baltic provinces they constitute the ennobled landlord class, and are the tradesmen and artisans in the towns.
Aberdeen was a model landlord.
It is probable that no great change had taken place in Scotland from the end of the i 5th century, except that tenants gradually became possessed of a little stock of their own, instead of having their farm stocked by the landlord.
Compensation was given to market gardeners for unexhausted improvements by the Market Gardeners' Compensation Act 1895 and by the Agricultural Holdings Act 1906 for improvements effected before the commencement of that act on a holding cultivated to the knowledge of the landlord as a market garden, if the landlord had not dissented in writing to the improvements.Advertisement
If it is not more, though the commodity may be brought to market, it can afford no rent to the landlord.
It was barely evening but the darkening clouds and winter season begrimed the outside as black as a slum landlord's heart.
The landlord found land, labour, oxen for ploughing and working the wateringmachines, carting, threshing or other implements, seed corn, rations for the workmen and fodder for the cattle.
Land was leased for houses or other buildings to be built upon it, the tenant being rent-free for eight or ten years; after which the building came into the landlord's possession.
This change was, of course, popular among the lower and middle ranks of the landlord class, but was very displeasing to the great nobles.Advertisement
But this aspect of the law, under which the landlord, other than the crown, is himself always a tenant, falls beyond the scope of the present article, which is restricted to those holdings that arise from the hiring and leasing of land.
The Distress for Rent Act 1737, however, enables a landlord to recover double rent from a tenant who holds over after having himself given notice to quit; while another statute in the reign of George II.
The decisions on the point are numerous and difficult to reconcile, but the main test is whether, on the true construction of the particular covenant, the lessee has undertaken to indemnify the landlord against payments of all kinds.
Only the question of the legal relations between landlord and tenant can be touched upon.
Rent is a monopoly price, equal, not to what the landlord could afford to take, but to what the farmer can afford to give.Advertisement
In agriculture "Nature labours along with man," and not only the capital of the farmer is reproduced with his profits, but also the rent of the landlord.
The common form of land tenure is the colonia perpetua, by which the landlord grants a lease to the tenant and his heirs for ever, in return for a rent, payable in kind, and fixed at a certain proportion of the produce.
Such a tenant could not be expelled except for non-payment, bad culture or the transfer of his lease without the landlord's consent.
The portion of the olive crop due to the landlord, whether by colonia or ordinary lease, is paid, not according to the actual harvest, but in keeping with the estimates of valuators mutually appointed, who, just before the fruit is ripe, calculate how much each tree will probably yield.
The zamindar seemed a solvent person, capable of keeping a contract; and his official position as tax-collector was confused with the proprietary rights of an English landlord.
That in the same areas the State has not objected, and does not hesitate, to interfere by legislation to protect the interests of the tenants against oppression at the hands of the landlord.
The town was full of angry murmurs, and the landlord feared that the mob would storm his house and drag Spinoza out.
The price of the land, which was calculated on the basis of the value of the forced labour to which the landlord had been entitled, was about £1, 16s.
The landlord indeed had little choice, for his importance depended on the poll-book.
This inquiry proved, what few in Ireland doubted, that the prices paid for occupancy interest or tenant right increased as the landlord's rent was cut down.
The landlord thought the tenant should fork out for this; the understandably aggrieved tenant did not.
The costs deducted are expressly limited to those reasonably incurred by the landlord as a result of the breach.
God, if he existed at all, was an absentee landlord.
At the time of the Inquiry, the trustees were on the point of renewing the lease with their new landlord.
It has long been a criticism of property law that lessees only have a legal relationship with their landlord and not with other lessees.
She began asking Dron about the peasants' needs and what there was in Bogucharovo that belonged to the landlord.
The allotments could be redeemed by them with the help of the crown, and then they were freed from all obligations to the landlord.
Tenancy is dissolved by the expiry of the term for which it was created, or by forfeiture of the tenant's interest on the ground of the breach of some condition by the tenant and re-entry by the landlord.
But, with the exceptions noted, the land in its improved condition passes over at common law to the landlord.
A tenant is not entitled, without the landlord's consent, to change the character of the subjects demised, and, except under an agricultural lease, he is bound to quit the premises on the expiration of the lease.
The crofter enjoys a perpetual tenure subject to the fulfilment of certain conditions as to payment of rent, non-assignment of tenancy, &c., and to defeasance at his own option on giving one year's notice to the landlord.
The Indian law of landlord and tenant is described in the article Indian Law.
But the landlord's interest and the general tone of feeling alike modified practice even before the intervention of legislation; they were habitually continued in their holdings, and came to possess in fact a perpetual and hereditary enjoyment of them.
The landlord received from his tenant (kmet) a fixed percentage, usually one third (tretina), of the annual produce; and, of the remaining two thirds, the cash equivalent of one tenth (desetina) went to the state.
The landlord was bound to keep his tenants' dwellings.
In 1768 he entered into controversy with the bishop of the diocese; he had differences with the superior landlord of part of his estate, the president De Brosses; and he engaged in a long and tedious return match with the republic of Geneva.
The so-called " servitudes," however-that is, the right to pasture on and take wood from the landlord's estates-were maintained for political reasons.
If a tenant quits leaving tithe unpaid, the landlord may pay it and recover it from him.
In 1776 the site began to be built upon, and in 1802 the town, named after Lady Helen, wife of Sir James Colquhoun of Luss, the ground landlord, was erected into a burgh of barony, under a provost and council.
The system of nineteen years' leases had proved distinctly superior to the system of yearly tenancy so general in England, although prejudicially affected by customs and conditions which, for a considerable time, seriously strained the relations between landlord and tenant.
But the abolition of the law of hypothec in 1879 - under which the landlord had a lien for rent upon the produce of the land, the cattle and sheep fed on it, and the live stock and implements used in husbandry - the Ground Game Act of 1880, the sevekal Agricultural Holdings Acts, and the construction of light railways improved matters and established a better understanding.
The same English prejudice which made a landlord of the zamindar could recognize nothing but a tenantat-will in the ryot.
By two stringent regulations of 1799 and 1812 the tenant was practically put at the mercy of a rackrenting landlord.
The rack-rented peasantry found no protection in the law courts until 1859, when an act was passed which restricted the landlord's powers of enhancement in certain specified cases.
Neither zamindar nor village officer intervenes between the cultivator and the state, which takes directly upon its own shoulders all a landlord's responsibility.
The superior lordship, or right to receive the quit rent, remained with the nawab; but in 1759 this also was parted with by the nawab in favour of Clive, who thus became the landlord of his own masters, the company.
The same view recommended itself to the authorities at home, partly because it would place their finances on a more stable basis, partly because it seemed to identify the zamindar with the more familiar landlord.
Land is held from the proprietors on the terms of receiving seed from them and returning half the produce, the landlord paying the taxes.
His desk, containing his letters and his unpublished works, Spinoza had previously charged his landlord to convey to Jan Rieuwertz, a publisher in Amsterdam.
They were allowed to occupy small leaseholds on the large estates on condition of performing a certain amount of work for the landlord.
The Portuguese form of emphyteusis is called aforamento; the landlord parts with the user of his property in exchange for a quit-rent (foro or canon).
Should the tenant sell or exchange his interest in the property, the right of pre-emption is vested in the landlord, and a corresponding right is enjoyed by the tenant should the quitrent be for sale.
The Feini who used it had no landlord and no rent to pay for this land, and could not be deprived of it except by the clan for a crime.
He himself advocated with some force that it would be wiser and more popular to fix the county franchise at 20 and the borough franchise at 6 rateable value; and he contended that such a settlement could be defended on the old principle that taxation and representation should go together, for 20 was the minimum rent at which the house tax commenced, and a rateabie value of 6 was the point at which the householder could not compound to pay his rates through his landlord.
Large and radical as the measure was, reversing many of the accepted principles of legislation by giving the tenant a quasi-partnership with the landlord in his holding, no serious opposition was made to it in either House of Parliament.
The land act of 1870 had given the tenant no security in the case of eviction for non-payment of rent; and the tenant whose rent was too high or had been raised was at the mercy of his landlord.
The relations of landlord and tenant in Ireland have been a frequent subject of legislation (see History below).
This rate is made upon the occupier and not upon the landlord, and the occupier is not entitled, save in a few specified cases, to deduct any of the rate from his rent.
It is not easy to defend the principle that a landlord who has already lost his rent should also have to pay the defaulter before getting a new tenant or deriving a profit from the farm by working it himself.
By the first tenants at will were empowered to sell their occupation interests, the landlord retaining a right of pre-emption.
No shopkeeper nor farmer had any quarrel with his landlord.
The general effect was to decide most disputed points in favour of the tenants, and to repeal the exceptions made by former acts in the landlord's 1896.
In Ireland the poorrate used to be divided between landlord and tenant, except on holdings valued at L4 and under, in which the landlord paid the whole.
Not only was Ol' Yella, his car, making peculiar noises, but his landlord had just hiked up the monthly rent.
There were costs incurred by the landlord as a result of the breach.
The landlord can now only use the deposit to cover reasonable costs, reasonably incurred.
Lawnmower question I have been a landlord for over four years, letting my property through a letting agency.
You could not opt out of paying for support without the written agreement of your landlord.
At present any landlord has of course to have a license to sell alcohol.
A family assignation may take place at any date agreed with the landlord.
He is also a retired investment banker, and is also a petty bourgeois landlord.
Tenants are also responsible for the accidental breakage of landlord fixtures, for example, sanitary ware.
Term 18. requires the tenant to inform the landlord ' immediately ' of any outbreak of fire, burglary or attempted burglary.
It has a genuine atmosphere and the landlord seemed chatty.
Landlord must always give his written consent to tenant.
Rent the property to a third party without the landlord's consent.
There is an electric cooker which belongs to the landlord.
We received a very cordial welcome from the landlord, Tammy was allowed in the public bar.
Where there is demand for a croft tenancy, the Commission can ask the landlord to re-let the vacant croft tenancy, the Commission can ask the landlord to re-let the vacant croft.
There were also issues surrounding correct valuation methods etc. Claim settled at mediation. £ 230,000.00 landlord and tenant dilapidations claim.
The landlord managed to get an encore out of them.
Your landlord will be considered to be harrassing you if they threaten to physically evict you or throw out your belongings.
There will be a landlord who will own the freehold.
A landlord must issue tenants with a gas safety certificate provided by a CORGI registered gas fitter.
Introduction Tenants have important rights which prevent them being evicted or unlawfully harassed by a landlord.
Unwelcome visits from the landlord only increase the nervous hysteria already developing in the small flat fueling dreadful consequences.
Business property demand showed further steady rises and surveyors reported declining landlord inducements as available space on the market fell.
In 1955 the National Trust for Scotland succeeded him as landlord and helped islanders to step emigration and revitalize the community.
Guidance is that we should only notify the landlord of the new amount of Housing Benefit and who it is paid to.
However, a tenant could sue the landlord for negligence if there was a dangerous item on the property.
Equity loans to help key workers buy a home on the open market or a new property built by a registered social landlord.
A worker there helped them get a deposit for a flat with a private landlord through a local Rent Deposit Scheme.
Your hypothetical landlord would be counted as an owner-occupier, each of the households in his building as renters.
Meaning of " the landlord " in Part I and provisions as to mesne landlords.
It's quite something to say that you're a buy-to-let landlord or that you've bought and developed a property and sold it for a profit.
In future, according to the Bill, a pub landlord will need to apply for a premises license.
Jack had already spoken to the landlord, said the lassie was better working the easier dayshift to avoid any mishaps.
Ground rent A yearly fee paid by lessees to their landlord.
The landlord will always be able to recover possession under the section 21 procedure.
Whilst being careful to respond in a timely manner, a landlord should therefore not be too precipitous.
Prior to the assignment, the assignee has neither privity of estate nor privity of estate nor privity of contract with the Landlord.
The Bench declined to allow the prosecutor 's expenses, and said the landlord would probably hear more about the case.
Rivalry between ex-service man turned publican and another crooked landlord in beer war.
The basis of an assessment is the gross rents receivable less any allowable expenses incurred by the landlord in any income tax year.
No, the landlord may not repossess the house without a court order unless the tenant has surrendered the tenancy.
The obvious step is for the householder to buy the freehold reversion from the landlord.
Whilst the people are good, the beer is good and the staff are brilliant, the Landlord can be a miserable old so-and-so.
The attraction for the landlord is a relatively speedy sales process and receipt of your funds.
After a few pints they wonder how the game is going, so they get the landlord to put the teletext on.
The Act gives tenants the right to renew a business tenancy, which the landlord can only resist on certain grounds.
Premiums A premium or ' key money ' is a sum of money a landlord can charge for granting a tenancy.
Landlord of a tenant, who has an assured tenancy, grants a new one.
An assured shorthold tenancy will allow the landlord to take the property back at the end of the agreed term.
If you are an assured or a shorthold tenant, your landlord cannot evict without a Court Order.
The latest disorder has prompted Dublin Castle landlord Henry Conlon to call for extra measures to deal with the worst troublemakers.
The grass in the verge is getting untidy As landlord, South Essex Homes will cut the grass outside council housing properties.
Vice Presidental, the landlord would also become vice-president of the village council, the paper said.
What was the purport of it but to make the tenant as liberal a fortune as the landlord, which I think if obtained would not have lasted long."
If the tenant paid his rent and left the land in good tilth, the landlord could not interfere nor forbid subletting.
As affecting agricultural practice there were three noteworthy improvements in respect of the making of which, without the consent of or notice to his landlord, a tenant might claim compensation - (1) the consumption on the holding " by horses, other than those regularly employed on the holding," of corn, cake or other feeding-stuff not produced on the holding; (2) the "consumption on the holding by cattle, sheep, or pigs, or by horses other than those regularly employed on the holding, of corn proved by satisfactory evidence to have been produced and consumed on the holding "; (3) " laying down temporary pasture with clover, grass, lucerne, sainfoin or other seeds sown more than two years prior to the determination of the tenancy."
In Roman Law, the relationship of landlord and tenant arose from the contract of letting and hiring (locatio conductio), and existed also with special incidents, under the forms of tenure known as emphyteusis - the long lease of Roman law - and precarium, or tenancy at will (see Roman Law).
An assignment which creates the relationship of landlord and tenant between the lessor or lessee and the assignee, must be by deed, but the acceptance by a landlord of rent from a tenant under an invalid assignment may create an implied tenancy from year to year; and similarly payment of rent by a tenant may amount to an acknowledgment of his landlord's title.
The Agricultural Holdings Act 1908 (which repeals the Agricultural Holdings Acts of 1883, 1900 and 1906) gives to the agricultural tenant a right to compensation for (i.) certain specified improvements made by him with the landlord's previous consent in writing; and (ii.) certain other classes of improvements although the landlord's consent has not been obtained.
Fermoy rose to importance only at the beginning of the 19th century, owing entirely to the devotion of John Anderson, a citizen, on becoming landlord.
She had heard vaguely that there was such a thing as "landlord's corn" which was sometimes given to the peasants.
If damage is minor and easily rectified, the landlord should not be able to withhold the entire amount of the security deposit.
It will also be more difficult for a landlord to regain possession of a property.
Holdings An area of land rented from a landlord.
The landlord should balance the benefit of carrying out soundproofing works in each case against the forecasted costs of these works.
The former Exeter City star striker Tony Kellow was a landlord in the late 1980's.
They are seeking the return of their tenancy deposit, which the landlord is refusing to pay.
You can also apply to exchange homes with a tenant of another social landlord.
What rent is payable in the meantime following the termination of the long tenancy by the landlord 's notice?
Under the deal, the landlord would also become vice-president of the village council, the paper said.
We arrived in St. Keverne just after midnight and managed to wheedle a round of drinks out of the landlord before he called time.
My landlord was forced to return my deposit after I pointed out that the cancellation clause in my lease was ambiguously worded.
Once the property is yours, begin interviewing potential renters, and consider hiring a repairperson or landlord to handle the day-to-day business of the property (this won't be applicable to all rental properties).
The landlord's objective is to rent the apartment as soon as possible.
If common areas like hallways, elevators, laundry room, lobby and parking lots are filthy and rundown, it's an indicator of landlord neglect.
Month-to-month rental agreements provides flexibility to you and your landlord.
You're not locked in for a long periods which can be good if the landlord reneges on any part of the rental agreement.
The downside is the landlord could decide not to renew your agreement for any reason, forcing you to relocate.
Your landlord is required to give you a copy of the agreement.
Inspect the apartment with the manager or landlord before you move in.
When you pay the rent, it will go directly to the landlord or agent.
Before you start slapping paint on the walls, read through your lease and talk to your landlord to find out their stance on the issue.
In general, you are more likely to get some leeway with painting the walls when you're renting from a private landlord as opposed to an apartment complex - but it doesn't hurt to ask.
Your potential new landlord should answer all your questions directly and to your satisfaction.
An ancient Vietnamese myth recounts the happy marital union a farmer and a landlord's daughter with the help of an ancient god and a one-hundred section bamboo tree.
In 2007, Will Ferrell became part of a viral video sensation, starring in the online video The Landlord.
If renting, will my landlord allow me to keep a Pitbull on his property?
In apartment dwellings, BCA Rescue Network volunteers may want to speak with the family's landlord to evaluate the building's pet policies and any designated dog potty runs.
If you live in an apartment, does your landlord allow pets?
Oddly enough, the name came from Mario Segali, the landlord of the original Nintendo of America office in Seattle.
It wasn't long until he was officially renamed "Mario" after the original landlord of Nintendo of America's Seattle building, Mario Segali.
There is no landlord looking over your shoulder, but then again, there is also no one to call if something goes wrong, aside from the repairman, and you are the who will pay the repair bill.
Renters can usually contact a landlord if something breaks or needs replacing.
If you miss a rent payment, your landlord gets annoyed and might tack on some late fees.
Proving your successful landlord status involves producing complete tax returns and Schedule E's for the past two years.
The individual locates the home and the government offers vouchers to the landlord for payment.
The income can act as retirement income or as a source of passive income, just as it would if renting the home out, but the homeowner doesn't have to worry about the responsibilities associated with home ownership and being a landlord.
Darrow who invented the Monopoly game in 1933; however, the game really started with an educational game called "The Landlord's Game" which was patented by Lizzie Magie in 1904.
Parker Brothers bought up the outstanding patent for The Landlord's Game for $500 and for $10,000 purchased the patent for another similar game, Finance, which had been marketed in Indianapolis.
All adopters must be 18 or older, have valid photo identification, prove that they own their homes or have landlord approval and obtain consent from all adult household members.
This way, if you notice a group of rentals in one particular location, such as near a college campus or close to downtown businesses, you'll know if a landlord or property manager is charging too much for a unit.
Has the city received complaints about the landlord or manager of the complex?
Rent rates often increase yearly, and the landlord can change the lease agreement at that time, too.
Find a landlord or rental unit that accepts Section 8 monies when your application nears the top of the waiting list.
As long as the rental meets HUD requirements and inspection, and the landlord agrees to the terms, you can find any qualified rental in the PHA area.
When your name is up, you will then be able to enter into an agreement with the PHA and the approved landlord of your choice.
The current law stops eviction proceedings for any tenant after they have filed for bankruptcy, voiding the time and money invested by the landlord to initiate the eviction procedure.
Tell your writer the key points to stress to a prospective employer, adoption agency or landlord if you know they're looking for something in particular.
The landlord should have insurance in place to protect the structure of the building, but this policy does not extend coverage to the tenant's furniture, electronics, clothing, and other personal items.
Renters do not need to have coverage for the structure of the building where they live since the landlord's policy covers that.
The landlord's policy covers the structure of the building, but this protection does not extend to the contents of the rented unit.
The landlord's policy will look after repairing or rebuilding the building, if necessary, following a loss but it doesn't cover the tenant's clothing, furniture, electronic items and personal possessions.
To be a landlord takes fortitude, but to be a landlord without proper insurance coverage takes a brazen disregard for financial well-being.
Norwich Union offers landlord insurance in most areas of Ireland in addition to other locations.
Obtaining low cost landlord insurance will not only save you money, but also enhance the profitability of your real estate portfolio.
A landlord insurance policy offers coverage for damage to your investment property, while you earn a steady income from it.
If you are looking to renew or purchase new coverage for your property, here's how to obtain low cost landlord insurance.
Landlord insurance rates will vary greatly from one carrier to the next, sometimes to the tune of hundreds of dollars.
This way, you can ensure that you are getting the best deal possible on your landlord insurance.
Every insurance company will offer various discounts on their landlord insurance policies.
If an insurer sells auto, home and landlord insurance, for example, you will qualify for a multi-policy discount by buying more than one policy from them.
Your landlord insurance premiums vary significantly depending on the coverage you choose to have on your policy.
In fact, a landlord insurance policy is actually a package of different coverages - some come standard with the policy, while some are optional.
Here are three factors to consider as you evaluate your landlord insurance coverage.
Another option that will help you obtain low cost landlord insurance is increasing your deductible.
The ideal low cost landlord insurance is a policy that provides comprehensive coverage for your property at the lowest cost.
The actual home or apartment should be covered by an insurance policy paid for by the landlord.
The cost of this coverage rests solely on the landlord and is generally not passed along to the tenants.
If you lease your office or storefront, your landlord likely carries coverage on the building itself.
However, landlord insurance is limited to the actual building, so you'll need to make sure that everything in the building is covered.
Nationwide Home Warranty doesn't require a homeowner or landlord to submit to a home inspection before coverage starts.
If you want an exact number, call your landlord and ask them for what dimensions of the home are listed on the deed.
Most people assume that the landlord's own property insurance covers all liability, but in most cases that isn't true.
Many renters believe that their property and valuables are insured if the landlord has a good insurance policy.
While this may sometimes be the case, the fact is that in general, your landlord's insurance will rarely cover your personal losses in the case of an unfortunate event.
For instance, if someone hurts himself due to your landlord's negligence or because of your own apartment setup, Geico will foot the bill for a majority of the medical bills and costs for which you will be culpable.
While renter's insurance doesn't cover everything, it does cover many instances that will not be covered by your landlord's insurance.
Tenants sometimes assume that if their landlord has insurance on the building, they don't have to buy their own policy.
This would be a mistake, since the landlord's policy would only cover loss to the building itself, and none of the tenant's belongings would be covered.
When you rent a room or an entire property, it's likely your landlord has a policy to protect the property in case of a fire, a flood, or another disaster.
To protect rental property owners from hardships due to loss of income, some companies offer landlord insurance policies.
Before taking out a landlord policy, you need to know exactly what you're getting.
If you buy a landlord insurance policy from a company, you have the option of a comprehensive policy that covers both types of insurance.
You don't even have to insure all of your properties under the same landlord insurance policy.
Your coverage is designed to protect you as the landlord, and is not designed to cover the personal property of your tenants.
You may be able to purchase a homeowners policy instead of a landlord policy if you live on the premises and are simply renting out extra rooms.
While landlords typically have homeowners insurance to insure the actual dwelling, renters are generally not covered by the landlord's insurance policy for any damage done to personal belongings.
In fact, most landlords include wording within the rental contracts that states the landlord is not liable to pay for any repair or replacement of any the renters' personal belongings in the event of an otherwise insured event.
Your landlord's insurance is not going to cover you.
Contrary to popular belief, while your landlord probably has a policy that covers damage to the home, that extends only to the physical structure of the house you are living in.
Your landlord doesn't include your possessions -televisions, clothes, electronics, collections, jewelry, or anything else- on his insurance policy.
For those who rent an apartment, the landlord or superintendent is only liable for damages that occur to the outside of the house, such as structural damages.
The actual structure of the rental dwelling is covered by the homeowners insurance policy carried by the landlord, but the personal belongings of the renters are not covered by this policy.
It is a common misconception that a landlord's homeowners insurance covers the cost of repairing or replacing their tenants' belongings when something happens; this responsibility instead typically falls on the tenant.
In addition to the benefits to the landlord that are listed above, Assurant even offers a convenient online web page where property owners can track the policy compliance of all renters.
Rarely will a landlord's insurance policy cover the personal belongings of the renters, so it is important to obtain coverage when renting a home.
Angelina gets kicked out of the house by the landlord because she refused to show up for her shift at the T-shirt shop.
Evelyn, her best friend and landlord, shifted beside her before waving a manicured hand at the clear night above them and asking, "Ever wonder what's out there?"
The Code enacted that if the landlord would re-enter before the term was up, he must remit a fair proportion of the rent.
At the end of the contract the landlord either cultivates his land himself or leases it, repaying to the improver part of the expenditure incurred by him.
Improvement contracts are granted for uncultivated bush districts, where one fourth of the produce goes to the landlord, and for plantations of fig-trees, olive-trees and vines, half of the produce of which belongs to the landlord, who at the end of ten years reimburses the tenant for a part of the improvements effected.
In pure leasehold the landlord demands at least six months rent as guarantee, and the forfeiture of any fortuitous advantages.
Inquilinaggio is a form of lease by which the landlord, and sometimes the tenant, makes over to tenant or subtenant the sowing of corn.
One consequence of the agrarian agitations was the increased use of machinery and the reduction in the number of hands employed, which if it proved advantageous to the landlord and to the few laborers retained, who received higher wages, resulted in an increase of unemployment.
Leroy-Beaulieu - prejudiced in favour of the poor mujik rather than of the wealthy landlord.
The crown paid the landlord in obligations representing the capitalized rent, and the peasants had to pay the crown, for forty-nine years, 6% interest on this capital.
The legal relationship of landlord and tenant is constituted by a lease, or an agreement for a lease, by assignment, by attornment and by estoppel.
Thus a tenant for years, or even from year to year only, may stand in his turn as landlord to another tenant.
The landlord must not part with the whole of his interest, since, if he does so, the instrument is not a lease but an assignment.
Properly speaking, tenancy at sufferance is not a tenancy at all, inasmuch as if the landlord acquiesces in it, it becomes a tenancy at will; and it is to be regarded merely as a legal fiction which prevented the rightful owner from treating the tenant as a trespasser until he had himself made an actual entry on or had brought an action to recover the land.
A covenant by the lessor, limited to his own acts and those of persons claiming under or through him, for the "quiet enjoyment" by the lessee of the demised premises, and covenants by the lessee to pay rent, to pay taxes, except such as fall upon the landlord, to keep the premises in repair, and to allow the landlord to enter and view the condition of the premises may be taken as typical instances of " usual " covenants.
This obligation makes the landlord responsible for any lawful eviction of the tenant during the term, but not for wrongful eviction unless he is himself the wrongdoer or has expressly made himself responsible for evictions of all kinds.
Where there is an unqualified covenant to repair, and the premises during the tenancy are burnt down, or destroyed by some other inevitable calamity, the tenant is bound to rebuild and restore them at his own expense, even although the landlord has taken out a policy on his own account and been paid by the insurance company in respect of it.
A breach of the covenant to repair gives the landlord an action for damages which will be measured by the estimated injury to the reversion if the action be brought during the tenancy, and by the sum necessary to execute the repairs, if the action be brought later.
The relationship of landlord and tenant may be altered either voluntarily, by the act of the parties, or involuntarily, by the operation of law, and may also be dissolved.
The principal mode of voluntary alteration is an assignment either by the tenant of his term or by the landlord of his reversion.
There is no privity of contract between an underlessee and the superior landlord, but the latter can enforce against the former restrictive covenants of which he had notice; it is the duty of the underlessee to inform himself as to the covenants of the original lease, and, if he enters and takes possession, he will be considered to have had full notice of, and will be bound by, these covenants.
A forfeiture is also waived if the landlord elects not to take advantage of it - and shows his election either expressly or impliedly by some act, which acknowledges the continuance of the tenancy, e.g.
The land, on the expiration of the tenancy, becomes at common law the absolute property of the landlord, no matter how it may have been altered or improved during the occupation.
In certain cases, however, the law has discriminated between the contending claims of landlord and tenant.
In the case of proposed drainage improvements, notice in writing must be given to the landlord, who may then execute the improvements himself and charge the tenant with interest not exceeding 5% per annum on the outlay, or such annual instalments, payable for a period of twenty-five years, and recoverable as rent, as will repay the outlay, with interest at the rate of 3% a year.
Under the law of Scotland down to 1880, a landlord had as security for rent due on an agricultural lease a " hypothec " - i.e.
It was abolished in 1880 as regards all leases entered into after the 11th of November 1881, where the land demised exceeded two acres in extent, and the landlord was left to remedies akin to ejectment (Hypothec Abolition, Scotland, Act 1880).
The law of landlord and tenant in the United States is in its principles similar to those of English law.
Forfeiture only renders a lease void as regards the lessee; it may be waived by the lessor, and acceptance by the landlord of rent due after forfeiture, with notice of such forfeiture.
No interest is paid to either the Landlord or Tenant on deposit monies held.
Now the landlord prided himself upon keeping a first-class hotel, and he feared that his guests would not like the rough-looking traveler.
If let on share-profit, the landlord and tenant shared the loss proportionately to their stipulated share of profit.
An agricultural tenant may not contract himself out of his statutory right to compensation, but " contracting out " is apparently not prohibited with regard to the right given him by the acts of 1883 and 1900 to remove fixtures which he has erected and for which he is not otherwise entitled to compensation, after reasonable notice to the landlord, unless the latter elects to purchase such fixtures at a valuation.
The law of landlord and tenant was originally substantially the same as that described for England is.
His landlord, who in a waistcoat and a pointed cap, pitchfork in hand, was clearing manure from the cowhouse, looked out, and his face immediately brightened on seeing Rostov.
Vines and olives are usually planted, the landlord paying the taxes and receiving one-third of the produce.
You could sit up as late as you pleased, and, whenever you got up, go abroad without any landlord or house-lord dogging you for rent.