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Falling of the leaves, the neighbours owe each other tolerance

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Falling of the leaves, the neighbours owe each other tolerance

The falling of the leaves, in the autumn season, can create for some neighbours conflictual situations, according to individual tolerance. The birds, and even the trees that attract them, are not seen by all in the same way. They are proof of beauty, nature and peace, for some, while for others, it is mostly a cause of complications and frustrations.

Damage must be disclosed to the owner!

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Damage must be disclosed to the owner!

The owner is required to issue to the tenant the leased property in good condition of repair of everything and to provide him with the peaceful enjoyment throughout the duration of the lease under the Law.
In case of fire, damage or seepage of water, plumbing problems, we must act quickly, the tenant as well as the landlord.

Change of lock by a tenant

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Change of lock by a tenant

According to you, does a tenant have the right to change the lock himself without obtaining the written permission of his owner? When you move into a dwelling and you notice that there is a fault or a failure of the lock, you are responsible for informing your landlord about this so that it is looked at by the owner as soon as possible.

Victory for the landlord in appealing a decision of the Régie du logement

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Victory for the landlord in appealing a decision of the Régie du logement

The tenants have been occupying, for several years, a housing unit located in a building of 24 units. In the early 2000’s, the parties were bound by a lease and one of the tenants signed a document containing additional clauses specifying that only one parking space was allocated per housing and that, in case one needed a second location, the payment of fees would be required.

BEWARE WHEN RENTING A ROOM IN YOUR PRIVATE RESIDENCE: Not always easy!

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BEWARE WHEN RENTING A ROOM IN YOUR PRIVATE RESIDENCE: Not always easy! - regie logement bedroom rent

BEWARE WHEN RENTING A ROOM IN YOUR PRIVATE RESIDENCE: Not always easy!

Nowadays, some owners do not lack imagination in order to find an additional source of income. Many of you rent rooms in your own home, unfortunately, often without making any modification or verification.

This situation which may seem very simple can quickly turn into a nightmare and many owners have already suffered setbacks from this situation.