Did You Know by Dennis Block

Landlords Are Not Forced to Renew a Lease Even in these COVID-19 times, landlords are not forced to renew a lease that is set to expire. Assuming your tenancy is not subject to a statute requiring good cause to evict, landlords are permitted to allow a lease to expire. In this situation, you should send…

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Legal Q & A By-Franco Simone-July, 2020

Q: I have a potential tenant that is an active service member. How much can I charge this tenant as a security deposit? A: When you rent a residential unit to a service member, you can only charge a security deposit equal to one month’s rent for an unfurnished property. If your property is furnished,…

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Does Your Insurance Policy Cover Business Interruptions? By- GSI Insurance, AOA’s Group Insurance Brokerage Company

“Pandemic”…  When we hear that word, our minds reference historic outbreaks such as smallpox, the bubonic plague, and various strains of influenza.  Epidemics have shaped history and impacted companies, even in modern times.  The current Coronavirus – also known as SARS Coronavirus 2 or COVID-19 has society shutting down businesses, shelter-in-place orders;it has us talking…

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