Landlord from hell

2015-02-17 08:00

Sometimes, due to financial constraints or the fact that you may relocate again in the short to medium term, it may make more sense to rent rather than buy. If you do, you should know you have legal rights as a tenant – and landlords don’t call all the shots, writes Neesa Moodley

He was friendly, open and would be living abroad for a year, so the agreement seemed perfect. However, when the lease expired a year later, she suddenly found herself dealing with his snooty new wife. What had promised to be a no-fuss rental agreement turned into a nightmare. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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