Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in California

Can a tenant who is on the lease move out before the lease is up leaving the other tenant to pay all the rent

Asked on 5/13/13, 10:45 am

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Timothy McCormick Libris Solutions - Dispute Resolution Services
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Yes, although the remaining tenant can then sue departing tenant for their share. But as between the tenants in the landlord, the landlord is entitled to collect full rent from either or both.

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Answered on 5/13/13, 11:00 am

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