Leasing, Landlord, and Tenant Lawyer

Colorado Landlord Tenant Attorney Nathaniel Gilbert handles issues for landlords and their tenants in Arapahoe County, Denver County, Jefferson County, Adams County, and Boulder County.

Nathaniel Gilbert is an experienced eviction attorney for landlords.  For more on evictions and how Nate can help your problem tenant situation, visit the Eviction page for information.

Denver Landlord Tenant Attorney Nathaniel Gilbert helps landlords and tenants with common issues arising out lease agreements including security deposit return, eviction, breaches of the warranty of habitability, and lease enforcement.

Denver Landlord Tenant Attorney Nathaniel Gilbert helps landlords and tenants with common issues arising out lease agreements including security deposit return, eviction, breaches of the warranty of habitability, and lease enforcement.

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Hunting leases can be lucrative endeavors for landowners looking to maximize the value of their property.  However, a recreational lease is still a lease enforceable by law and should not be entered into without proper legal counsel.

Hunting leases can be lucrative endeavors for landowners looking to maximize the value of their property.  However, a recreational lease is still a lease enforceable by law and should not be entered into without proper legal counsel.

Hunting And Recreational Lease

Farmers, ranchers, and landowners looking to lease land for hunting, fishing, or other recreational opportunities face a few hurdles and issues when drafting, executing, and enforcing the lease.  Several considerations including other surface use leases, such as crop or grass leases, must be taken into account before entering into a recreational lease.  To read more about hunting leases, and to see how Attorney Nate Gilbert helps landowners, hunters, and outfitters with their hunting leases, Click Here.

How Do I Get My Security Deposit Back?

Security deposits must be returned, in full, within one month after the termination of the lease.  A lease may specify a different time period, but cannot exceed 60 days.  At the end of the lease period, tenants may be expecting their security deposit returned to them.  Security deposits held by the landlord must be returned unless the landlord can show specific cause as to the retention of any portion of the security deposit.  If any portion of the security deposit is being retained, the landlord MUST send to the former tenant notice detailing the exact reasons for retention of the deposit.  If the landlord does not send this written notice to the tenant within the time period prescribed, all rights to any portion of the security deposit are forfeit. If you have not received your security deposit or your landlord has refused to return your security deposit, contact Denver Landlord Tenant Lawyer now to review your case.

The boom in Colorado's population means more people renting properties.  While opportunities may seem limited, and a "seller's market" may exist, landlords are nonetheless required to observe certain rules and requirements in leasing their rental properties.

The boom in Colorado's population means more people renting properties.  While opportunities may seem limited, and a "seller's market" may exist, landlords are nonetheless required to observe certain rules and requirements in leasing their rental properties.

What If My Landlord Keeps My Security Deposit?

A landlord who wrongfully keeps a security deposit is subject to damages in the amount of three times the total security deposit plus attorney's fees and court costs.  Tenants who have not had their deposit returned to them without written notice of the exact reason for retention of the security deposit may retain an attorney and file suit against their landlord and receive compensation and damages.  Landlords may legally keep security deposits for certain reasons such as damage to the premises beyond reasonable wear and tear, unpaid rent, abandonment of premises, or nonpayment of utility bills by the tenant.  If you have not received your security deposit or your landlord has refused to return your security deposit, contact Denver Landlord Tenant Lawyer now to review your case.

Can I Install Electric Car Charging Stations At My Rental Property?

Colorado allows tenants or landlords to install electric car charging facilities at residential rental properties.  The landlord or tenant may pay for the installation.  However, if the tenant pays for the installation and is not reimbursed by the landlord, the charging station is the property of the tenant and may be either removed at the end of the lease, or bought by the landlord or next tenant.  

Electric cars are surging in popularity and availability.  Tenants and landlords looking to accommodate electric cars on their residential properties in Colorado should look to the statutes regarding the restrictions and permissions on installation of electric car charging stations at their homes.

Electric cars are surging in popularity and availability.  Tenants and landlords looking to accommodate electric cars on their residential properties in Colorado should look to the statutes regarding the restrictions and permissions on installation of electric car charging stations at their homes.

Colorado has seen fit to enact certain statutes governing the installation of electric car charging facilities on rental properties within the state.  The statutes govern who must pay for the installation of the charging station, who owns the charging station, and even what kind of fees may be charged to reserve a parking space next to the charging station.  If you have questions about installation of a car charging station at your residential property, contact Denver Landlord Tenant Lawyer to review your lease or questions.