The California Landlord's Law Book: Rights & Responsibilities / Edition 12
  • The California Landlord's Law Book: Rights & Responsibilities / Edition 12
  • The California Landlord's Law Book: Rights & Responsibilities / Edition 12

The California Landlord's Law Book: Rights & Responsibilities / Edition 12

by Ralph Warner, Janet Portman, David Brown
     
 

The most comprehensive-and easiest to use-guide to California residential property management available.
Every California landlord and residential property manager needs The California Landlord's Law Book: Rights & Responsibilities. The definitive guide for over 15 years, it clearly and comprehensively covers everything you need to know

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Overview

The most comprehensive-and easiest to use-guide to California residential property management available.
Every California landlord and residential property manager needs The California Landlord's Law Book: Rights & Responsibilities. The definitive guide for over 15 years, it clearly and comprehensively covers everything you need to know about:

*security deposits
*leases and rental agreements
*inspections
*habitability
*liability
*lead paint
*discrimination
*rent control
*satellite dishes
*and more

The book provides you with all the forms you need as tear-outs and on CD-ROM, including rental applications; leases and rental agreements 3-, 30-, 60- and 90-day notices-and much more.

The 11th edition includes new landlord-tenant laws for 2005. It also has updated rent control charts for 15 cities.
Also available: California Landlord's Law Book: Evictions

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781413305715
Publisher:
NOLO
Publication date:
04/02/2007
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.50(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Renting Your Property: How to Choose Tenants and Avoid Legal Pitfalls
2. Understanding Leases and Rental Agreements
3. Basic Rent Rules
4. Rent Control
5. Security Deposits
6. Property Managers
7. Getting the Tenant Moved In
8. Lawyers, Legal Research, Eviction Services and Mediation
9. Discrimination
10. Cotenants, Subtenants, and Guests
11. The Landlord's Duty to Repair and Maintain the Property
12. Landlord's Liability for Dangerous Conditions, Criminal Acts, and Environmental Health Hazards
13. Landlord's Right of Entry and Tenant's Privacy
14. Raising Rents and Changing Other Terms or Tenancy
15. Retaliatory Rent Increases and Evictions
16. The Three-Day Notice to Pay Rent or Quit
17. Self-Help Evictions, Utility Terminations, and Taking Tenants' Property
18. Terminating Tenancies
19. When a Tenant Leaves
20. Returning Security Deposits
21. Property Abandoned by a Tenant
Appendix A. How to Use the CD-ROM
Appendix B. Tear-Out Forms
Screening Tenants
Rental Application
Consent to Background and Reference Check
Application Screening Fee Receipt
Tenant References
Notice of Denial Based on Credit Report or Other Information
Receipt and Holding Deposit Agreement
Rental Documents
Disclosures by Property Owner(s)
Month-to-Month Residential Rental Agreement
Month-to-Month Residential Rental Agreement (Spanish version)
Fixed-Term Residential Lease
Fixed-Term Residential Lease (Spanish Version)
Attachment to Lease/Rental Agreement
Attachment: Agreement Regarding Use of Waterbed
Amendment to Lease or Rental Agreement
Landlord/Tenant Checklist
Key and Pass Receipt and Agreement
Disclosure of Information on Lead-Based Paint or Lead-Based Paint Hazards
Disclosure of Information on Lead-Based Paint or Lead-Based Paint Hazards (Spanish version)
"Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home"
"Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home" (Spanish version)
Rent Increases, Warnings, and Termination Notices
Rent Increase Worksheet
Notice of Change of Terms of Tenancy
Warning Notice (Complaints from Neighbors/Residents)
Notice for Rent to Be Paid in Cash Only
Three-Day Notice to Pay Rent or Quit
30-Day Notice of Termination of Tenancy (Tenancy of Less Than One Year)
60-Day Notice of Termination of Tenancy (Tenancy of One Year or More)
90-Day Notice of Termination of Tenancy (Subsidized Tenancies)
Three-Day Notice to Perform Covenant or Quit
Three-Day Notice to Quit (Improper Subletting, Nuisance, Waste, or Illegal Use)
Miscellaneous Issues During the Tenancy
Agreement for Partial Rent Payments
Notice of Reinstatement of Terms of Tenancy
Notice of Sale of Real Property and Transfer of Security Deposit Balance
Manager's Agreement
Residential Rental Property Manager Memorandum
Repairs, Alterations, and Maintenance
Resident's Maintenance/Repair Request
Time Estimate for Repair
Semi-Annual Safety and Maintenance Update
Agreement Regarding Tenant Alterations to Rental Unit
Notice of Intent to Enter Dwelling Unit
End-of-Tenancy
Notice of Belief of Abandonment
Indemnification of Landlord
Move-Out Letter
Tenant's Response Regarding Initial Move-Out Inspection
Notice of Tenant's Security Deposit Rights
Tenant's Waiver of Right to Receipts and Invoices
Letter for Returning Entire Security Deposit
Security Deposit Itemization (Deductions for Repairs and Cleaning)
Security Deposit Itemization (Deductions for Repairs, Cleaning, and Unpaid Rent)
Notice of Right to Reclaim Abandoned Property

Appendix C. Rent Control Chart

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