Your rights as a tenant

Your rights as a tenant

Moving into a new apartment or house can be exciting, but unless you are fully aware of your rights as a tenant, it can become a nightmare when things go wrong. Depending on your lease agreement alone to protect you, can sometimes be inadequate when disputes between...
What is a lease? [part 1]

What is a lease? [part 1]

There are many types and forms of leases, but for the purpose of this article, we will confine it to dwelling rentals. So what exactly is a lease? In layman’s terms, it is an agreement (contract) between two parties, yourself (the lessee), and the landlord or letting...