Posted by Don on November 12, 1997 at 15:44:38:
In Reply to: Re: Do I have any rights? posted by TenantNet on November 12, 1997 at 03:31:49:
: : I am not on the lease of my current apartment - my roommate is,
: and he wants to move out in a few months. However, the landlord has
: cashed my rent checks in the past and I have signed two lease renewal
: forms. Do I have any chance of getting myself permanently on the lease?
: How can you sign two lease renewals and not be on the lease? The landlord
: may have created a landlord-tenant relationship with you by cashing
: your checks.
When the lease renewal forms were sent (very late, by the way - less than three weeks before the expiration of the lease) both my roommate and I signed the renewal form and returned it. The landlord never questioned this, although on our rent statement each month only my roommate's name continued to appear.
Thanks for your help.
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