Our Government was created some rules & regulation, laws, conditions, etc. for safety & security; it is our duty to obey our laws & orders, regulations. As the same government made rules for landlords and renters/tenants, so that the problem raised by any of them can sort easily. There is rent agreement or tenancy agreement will signed by both landlord and tenants before moving in the rental property. So there are some them through which you should aware about it as a renter or tenant:
Before you rent
Your landlord cannot discriminate or move you out against Race, place of origin or ethnic origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation or marital status, Family status, Disability. There are so many landlord give there negative response due to previous mentioned issues. If any of landlords will give negative response due above of this discrimination you can contact or get help from Law office & write a complaint against them. Your government will take necessary action these types of landlords as soon as possible.
After move in
After move in rentals apartment you should know your rights, which will be helpful for you. And landlord will not able to take any advantage & cannot make you fool. So it is better to know your rights after you move in rentals apartment.
You should know that the apartment where you shifted it is safe and secure place for you and the broken or damage part well repair or replace. Because it is very necessary that you will know about the issues related Rentals apartment. There are several issues raised by tenants after moving in to other property, they face new problems in rental property which is not discussed by the landlord to them. So it is good to be aware about it.
As renter you should aware about the access of vital services like hot n cold water, electricity, fuel (gas), etc. because you pay your rent which is included with these services or pay directly to related service provider. So the landlord will not shut off these services, they can shut it down for short time for maintenance but not take control over them.
Your landlord will have any right to visit on daily basis or stay with you for long time. Landlord cannot take visit regularly; they can take visit for maintenance only. Only for short time for a day only landlord will stay with for 3 to 4 days, only in case of emergency can stay with you.
Your landlord will to increase the according to their need, as we know renting is a business for landlord but landlord should have to follow the rules made by government. So they cannot force you to pay rent according to their requirement. They may raise rent once in 12 months according to the government rules and rent should be within the legal limits.