Category: Security Deposits

What is the Difference Between Wear and Tear and Damage?

The definition of “wear and tear” isn’t always easy to recognize. However, it is an important one for tenants to understand because it can make all the difference when you are moving out of your apartment and trying to get your security deposit back. What Does Ordinary Wear and Tear Mean? Your rental agreement may… Read more »

Dealing with Security Deposits

We all know the security deposit. You move into an apartment and you plop down a large chunk of change. Your landlord wants to ensure that they can hold you accountable for any damage you do to the property without having to chase you down for it. The problem is, some of the less honest… Read more »