when a landlord causes the leases premises to
become unfit for the tenant’s intended use and the tenant leaves the
Building Codes (housing codes)
state and local statutes that impose
specific standards on property owners to maintain and repair leased
Implied Warranty of Habitability
– pg 827 –
a warranty that provides that
leased premises must be fit, safe, and suitable for ordinary residential use.
a lease in which the tenant pays a gross sum to the landlord
and the landlord is responsible for paying the property taxes and
assessments on the property.
the tenant is responsible for paying rent and property taxes.
Double Net Lease
the tenant is responsible for paying rent, property taxes
Net, net, net lease (triple net lease)
the tenant is responsible for paying
rent, property taxes, utilities and insurance.
Rent Control Ordinance
local laws that stipulate the amount of rent a