Tenant Voices

Los Angeles, Los Angeles
I was hired as a property manger for a single family dwelling with 8 rental units in Echo Park area. 1905 it was built. The day I moved in, she said I needed to provide my own heating! Some days were 55 degrees inside and warmer outside, as there was no insulation. A stroke of synchronicity, one... continue reading
Plumas Lake, Yuba
This is the 3rd house in 3 years that we have rented and gone into foreclosure. Previously, the owner's were willing to work with us and let us stay. We were able to negotiate no rent for a period of time to allow our family time to save for a new deposit. The current owner has a $500k home in... continue reading
Oakland, Alameda
RG09481107 Alameda County Superior Court Judge August 25, 2010, takes matter off calendar; Property Asset Management, Inc vs Brown. Attorney David Endres got the property from Pite and Duncan Trust Account where the Original Trustor from 2001 Lisa Swain-Morris employed at Charles Swabb had... continue reading
Hesperia, San Bernardino
My family and I exercised our right to terminate our lease and vacate the rental property after the Landlord ignored repeated requests for repairs over a 5 month period. Mice in the kitchen (dead or alive), a roof leak in the bedroom, and severe rain water intrusion coming through the front walls... continue reading
Carlsbad, San Diego
We have been renting a home in Carlsbad, CA since June 2008. The home is in foreclosure and scheduled for auction (2nd time in ten months) on 7/14/2010. With our original lease contract, we paid upfront first months rent, last months rent and a security deposit. Our landlord refuses to provide us... continue reading
Colton, San Bernardino
In the end of May 2010 i found the condo i live in on a foreclosure list...wow was i surprised. I deal with an manager not the owner so i asked him....he told me it was true & how did i feel about it? duh what a dumb question. I pay my rent every month and the owner pockets the money...it don't... continue reading
Campbell, Santa Clara
we have had our companion animals for several years my passion is a maltipoo. my daughters companion is frankie, also her best friend, mgmt claims we never told them about our dogs. my pet deposit was waived upon move in due to passion being my companion. We got frankie for amanda. she was taking a... continue reading
San Ramon, Contra Costa
Leasing Agent accepted my rent check (4/17/10)late not realizing that the manager had sent it over to the attorney for a eviction to began. Summons Complaint taped to my door on 4/18/10. Managment kept calling me on 4/19/10 ask me (tenant) to pay attorney fees of 605.00. Management states over the... continue reading
Lake Elsinore, Riverside
A notice of foreclosure was placed on the front fence of the apartment complex in March. The landlord had already stopped responding to phone calls and requests for repairs etc. Three apartments were occupied at that time, the fourth was uninhabitable. We had no idea up to that point that... continue reading
Apple Valley, San Bernardino
Here I am again less than a year later. Last time I wrote I was having to move due to foreclosure(2nd time in a year). Now.. just 4 months after signing a year lease the landlord is getting divorced and wants us out in 60 days!! I feel he wants to move into the house himself has his current home is... continue reading
Riverside, Riverside
I'm in beginning in stage of seeking an attorney right now, the hardest part is to find an attorney specializes in Landlord-Tenant Law in my area. My roommates & I are dealing with multiple problems with the landlord. LL hold the copy of lease, which didn't give us a copy, for four months. We... continue reading
Atascadero, San Luis Obispo
I have been renting this "granny unit" for one year now and the owners son moved back into the rental. I have been given notice but have not been able to find a place and and now moved out into the basement of the rental until I can find a place. I need a place asap or I will be on the street. I... continue reading
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Mill Valley, Marin
Due to harassment, discovering the unit I lived in was illegal and unlivable conditions, I was forced to break my lease. My landlord insisted I was liable for the remainder of the lease and I insist that the lease is void because the unit was misrepresented, illegal and never should have had a... continue reading
Turlock, Stanislaus
After several years of receiving notices that the home we rent was in foreclosure, we finally received official notice it had foreclosed. We have almost used up our 90 days and have been unable to locate a home to rent. I am working on getting my credit score up to purchase a home, but for now we... continue reading
sherman oaks, Los Angeles
Just moved in for 2 months, then found out the house was infested by rat mites. I got bit all over, I could see hundreds of mites crawling all over, I even had mites inside my nose. Two dogs got bit now have to spend money for the vet. My husband and I are just barely getting by. Luckily the baby... continue reading
Newark, Alameda
I learned on my own that my rental house is in foreclosure, asked landlord and the refused to answer. I'm holding the rent for April 2010 till they officially disclose it. Real Estate agent says sale date in June 7. I don't know where to pay the rent and who are real owner of the house. Landlord... continue reading
Sacramento, Sacramento
mrs woods owner lives in los angeles and her rental is in sacramento i saw the rental from the outside and decided to call her to see how much is the rent she told me can i afford 950 i said no so then she said 850 i said yes in our coversation she mentioned that the security fee will be 850 also i... continue reading
valencia, Los Angeles
its been sice sept 09 since docter wrote perscrition that i be relocated and i was denied first put up a harsh letter sent see one unit to far from family but issue is to move out of unit complex health issues i been in hospital each yr final docter said my immune system to habitate havnt help me... continue reading
Los Angeles, Los Angeles
When our wonderful bldg mgr was forced to retire 4 years ago, the mgt co. hired a couple who are horrible. They are covered in tattoos (not that all tattoos are bad) and seem to be stoned most of the time -- when they aren't being verbally abusive. They pick a different tenant each month and... continue reading
Palm Springs, Ca., Riverside
My landlord is selling the building to someone who will make it a half way house. How do we prevent this? I do not want to move and I do not want to live in a half way house. Who has to approve this change? Thank you
Camarillo, Ventura
Rental conflict Landlord & Tenant The information is true and accurate Background: Entered into lease on 2-18-2008 on home at 760 W loop drive. Landlord comes to home 760 w Loop 1 to 2 times per week. First 6 months they came 3 to 5 times each week. Virginia complains. They do yard work.... continue reading

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