Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in Missouri

Can a landlord charge a tenant for damages smoking caused in his property. Smoking was not prohibited in property

Asked on 4/24/13, 8:46 am

1 Answer from Attorneys

Anthony Smith LawSmith
0 users found helpful
0 attorneys agreed

Damage is damage. Cooking is probably not prohibited either, but food stains could be charged damage. The hard thing for a landlord if to prove that smoking caused damage. The fact that someone smoked, is not in itself proof that it caused damage.

Good luck

Read more
Answered on 4/25/13, 5:06 am

Related Questions & Answers

More Landlord & Tenants questions and answers in Missouri

Looking for something else?

Get Free Legal Advice

88553 active attorneys ready to answer your legal questions today.

Landlord & Tenants Legal Forms

Browse and download our attorney-prepared and up-to-date legal forms from $4.99

Find a Legal Form

Featured Attorneys

Timothy McCormickLibris Solutions - Dispute Resolution ServicesSan Francisco, CA
Anthony SmithLawSmithLee's Summit, MO
Glen AshmanAshman Law OfficeAtlanta, GA
Find An Attorney

Are you an Attorney?

Earn additional revenue and grow your business. Join LawGuru Now