Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in Georgia

Can a landlord go up on the rent 1 month after I have signed a 1 year lease? I moved into the apartment September 1. I signed a 1 year lease. In the middle of October I got a notice stating that November 1 the rent will increase $15 for operating expenses of the property. Can this be done in the middle of my lease term?

Asked on 10/22/10, 3:37 pm

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Scott Riddle Law Office of Scott B. Riddle, LLC
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We don't know what your lease says about the rate or changes, and you did not bother to tell us.

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10/27/10, 3:41 pm
Ralph Villani VILLANI LAW FIRM
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Short answer, No - long answer - Not enough info, maybe Yes!!

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10/27/10, 3:45 pm

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