We often receive emails from readers asking for help in navigating their own real estate crises. In Realty Bites, we try to get them answers.
“My landlord and lease specifically say no pets, but I’ve had a cat for the past 8 months, and no one has noticed or complained. I’m up for renewal this winter, however, and they’ll likely want to inspect when I re-sign. Should I re-sign and hide the cat; try to negotiate since it’s been here without causing problems; or stop pushing my luck and find a new place?”