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Re: verbal contract w/landlord, is that OK?

Posted by MikeW on December 26, 1997 at 14:23:45:

In Reply to: Re: verbal contract w/landlord, is that OK? posted by TenantNet on December 26, 1997 at 04:54:03:

: :
: : Get a written lease. the form is sold in stationary stores. There are all kinds of ways you can be jerked off and there are all kinds of other apartments.

: A verbal agreements is only as good as the paper its written on. You
: don't have a one-year lease -- you are a month-to-month tenant and can
: be given 30-days notice.

Would a tape recorder (hidden) help in these circumstances? Verbal contracts are enforcable. The big issue is usually proving what was said. If its on tape, that be strong evidence.

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