Tampa Landlord-Tenant Dispute Attorney
Tampa Landlord-Tenant Dispute Attorneys Serving Clients in Florida
Many different types of disputes can arise between landlords and tenants, including in landlord-tenant relationships concerning commercial property and landlord-tenant relationships concerning residential property. Both landlords and tenants have rights and responsibilities under Florida law, and it is important to understand how Chapter 83 of the Florida Statutes is likely to impact your landlord-tenant dispute. Our experienced Tampa landlord-tenant dispute attorneys can speak with you today about any questions or concerns you have, and we can represent you in an existing or potential dispute.
Types of Landlord-Tenant Disputes Our Attorneys Handle in Tampa
At Gilbert Garcia Law Group, P.A., our firm represents landlords and tenants in various kinds of disputes that may arise, including but not limited to the following:
- Breach of lease agreement by the tenant or landlord;
- Rent increases;
- Tenant’s failure to pay rent;
- Landlord’s failure to remedy hazardous property conditions, including repairs required to make the property habitable;
- Quiet enjoyment of the premises, including the landlord’s failure to give notice of entry into the property or to provide notice about planned repairs on the property;
- Wrongful eviction;
- Failure to provide notice of an eviction;
- Wrongful withholding of the tenant’s security deposit;
- Tenant damage to property; and
- Landlord retaliating against a tenant because the tenant made a complaint or reported a hazardous condition on the property.
There are many different types of disputes that may occur between a landlord and tenant. Some of those disputes involve breach of contract claims, including the tenant’s or the landlord’s failure to uphold all or part of the lease agreement. In other situations, a dispute may arise concerning a particular issue on the property, another agreement made between the landlord and tenant, or a violation of Florida law.
Moving Forward with a Tampa Landlord-Tenant Dispute
When a dispute arises between a landlord and a tenant, it may be possible to work with a Tampa landlord-tenant law attorney in order to resolve the dispute before a legal claim is filed. In some cases, the breaching party did not intend to breach the lease agreement, or the party who caused the dispute may be willing to take steps in order to resolve the issue without going to court.
However, when more informal processes and negotiations cannot resolve a landlord-tenant dispute in Florida, the aggrieved party may be eligible to file a claim. Our experienced landlord-tenant lawyers in Tampa can speak with you about the process of filing a lawsuit over a landlord-tenant dispute, as well as options that may be available to you in order to resolve the issue in a manner that is faster and more cost-effective.
Contact a Tampa Landlord-Tenant Lawyer
When a landlord-tenant dispute arises, it is essential to have an experienced advocate on your side. One of our dedicated Tampa landlord-tenant attorneys can evaluate your case for you today and can discuss various options with you for resolving the dispute. Do not hesitate to get in touch with our firm to learn more about how we can help. Contact Gilbert Garcia Law Group, P.A. for more information.