Why We Need Mandatory Rent Escrow in MA

I know this is long but it contains everything on the topic of mandatory rent escrow, all pro and against arguments, etc. INTRODUCTION: This is designed to be the definitive paper on Rent Escrow in MA, an all-encompassing paper that looks at this issue from all angles. I...
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2016 Meikle v. Nurse (Landlords cannot evict a tenant unless they have followed the Security Deposit law 100% to the letter)

MY COMMENTS: This case was turned into a big deal by http://massrealestatelawblog.com and the Landlord Association at http://masslandlords.net. That association even asked a lawyer to write a “friend of the court” brief where they argued that Security Deposit violations are only counterclaims (for money) and not defenses (preventing evictions). That is...
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No More Advocacy

Landlords in MA are lame, lame, lame. There, I said it! At least I can’t be accused of being not fair and balanced, right? (: Recently this site celebrated its 3rd anniversary and I have to say in 3 years I am sure of one thing – Landlords...
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