Landlord/Tenant Law

Boston Landlord/Tenant Lawyers Roach, Ioannidis & Megaloudis represents both landlord and tenants in both commercial and residential properties. We have extensive experience representing clients throughout Massachusetts and can assist you with several landlord-tenant matters, including:

Landlord Representation

  • Drafting and review of lease agreements
  • Collection, escrow, and return of security deposits
  • Deductions from security deposits for damage or non-payment of rent
  • Tenants’ breach of lease
  • Issuing and serving notices to quit
  • Tenant evictions for cause or for non-payment of rent
  • Settlement and workout agreements with tenants

Tenant Representation

  • Drafting and review of lease agreements
  • Landlords’ breach of lease
  • Landlords’ compliance with health and safety codes and regulations
  • Withholding of rent for repairs or housing code violations
  • Right to obtain housing free from discrimination
  • Defense against improper evictions
  • Settlement and workout agreements with landlords