Tennessee Fair Housing Act: an Overview

Tennessee Fair Housing Act: an Overview

Disclaimer: Please note that the information provided in this blog is intended for general guidance and should not be considered as a replacement for professional legal advice. It is important to be aware that laws pertaining to property management may change, rendering this information outdated by the time you read it. Tennessee landlords have a responsibility to abide by the Fair Housing Act (FHA). The act requires that landlords and other housing providers like home sellers and mortgage lenders treat their clients fairly and correctly. This …

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A Guide to the Eviction Process in Nashville, TN

A Guide to the Eviction Process in Nashville, TN

Disclaimer: Please note that the information provided in this blog is intended for general guidance and should not be considered as a replacement for professional legal services. It is important to be aware that laws pertaining to property management may change, rendering this information outdated by the time you read it. When a landlord is renting their property out to a tenant in Tennessee, there is always the possibility that they will have to legally remove a tenant. A landlord can expect the Tennessee eviction process to take anywhere betw…

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Breaking a lease in Nashville, TN - Know the Laws

Breaking a lease in Nashville, TN - Know the Laws

Disclaimer: Please note that the information provided in this blog is intended for general guidance and should not be considered as a replacement for professional legal advice. It is important to be aware that laws pertaining to property management may change, rendering this information outdated by the time you read it. What is a lease? A lease is a legally binding contractual agreement that outlines the terms and conditions a landlord and a tenant must abide by. Such as, paying rent for the entire time the lease will be active. While breakin…

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Tennessee Rental Laws - An Overview of Landlord Tenant Rights in Nashville

Tennessee Rental Laws - An Overview of Landlord Tenant Rights in Nashville

Disclaimer: Please note that the information provided in this blog is intended for general guidance and should not be considered as a replacement for professional legal advice. It is important to be aware that laws pertaining to property management may change, rendering this information outdated by the time you read it. In Tennessee, a fairly landlord friendly state, a tenancy is established after tenants pay rent in exchange for inhabiting a rental. Once that is done, both landlords and tenants obtain certain rights and obligations under Tenne…

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Tennessee Security Deposit Laws

Tennessee Security Deposit Laws

Disclaimer: Please note that the information provided in this blog is intended for general guidance and should not be considered as a replacement for professional legal advice. It is important to be aware that laws pertaining to property management may change, rendering this information outdated by the time you read it. Have you just broken into the world of real estate investing and are looking to understand your legal obligations regarding a tenant's security deposit? Are you a seasoned landlord just looking to refresh your knowledge about th…

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