In this blog I will discuss ten steps to evict a tenant in Philadelphia, PA. In order to evict a tenant the landlord must have a legal basis. There are three legal bases to evict a tenant: breach of lease, termination of term, and nonpayment of rent. Evict a Tenant with a Strong Lease In […]
The Philadelphia Lead Paint Disclosure Law requires Landlords to provide Tenants a Lead Safe Certificate under certain conditions.
Philadelphia Code Section 6-800 (Lead Disclosure Law) Lead Disclosure Law: Many landlords are unclear on when they are obligated to test their properties for lead. In Philadelphia, a landlord must test the property for lead where; 1.) The property is built before 1978; 2.) Landlord is renting to Tenants with children aged 6 or under […]
PHILADELPHIA LEAD DISCLOSURE LAW The Philadelphia Lead Paint Law requires landlords to certify their property is lead safe. Under the lead paint law, the landlord must obtain a lead safe certificate where the Property is built before 1978 and a child six or under resides at the Property. If the landlord does not comply with […]