Why did you title this "shady inspection"?
And why do you believe a tenant has to "grant" a repair person permission to address a repair situation? Notification is what is needed, not permission from the tenant.
"does your sister even have the right to kick me out"
My sister doesn't. Her sister might. At best you have what is known as a month to month tenancy (ie., a "tenancy at will" situation). Generally this only requires a 30 day notice on the part of either the tenant or the landlord to...
"I live in Florida and at my last rental the landlord proposed we could pay rent biweekly..in the original lease we had a 5 day grace period.july we had hit a financial issue and broke up the second portion of rent ..they accepted and said nothing.same thing happened the following month with...
Have you discussed other options rather than nursing home placement? Many look into home health services as an alternative to placement.
It is not unusual that an elderly person/couple would wish to remain in their home environment. There are now many options that allow this.
" Our last resort, we know the roommate receives welfare for Crohn's disease and we do not feel she deserves it. "
Surprise! Who legally cares what you guys feel regarding whether your roommate deserves welfare for a medical condition?
" (which he said the power alone is 19000 behind)"?????
While your posting is a big confusing it would seem that your best choice is to move out and find another place to rent. And that one should have a lease that clearly describes who is responsible for what utilities.
Quite honestly it may be difficult for a court to grant custody to a parent who 1. has no money, 2. has no place to live, 3. cannot work because of what sounds like uncontrolled bipolar issues, depression, social anxiety (all your description from your postings).
Someone can believe they are a...
" When they do finally start bringing in tenants, I will be present, and I want to tell the prospective tenants about the experience they are putting me through right now, as well as other issues I have had with the management, unit, and neighbors. "
Do you want these showings to go on forever...
"What can they do if we refuse to sign?"
Not renew any lease you have when it comes time to do so. If you have a month to month tenancy they may wish to terminate this type of lease with the appropriate notice.
So what have you done with the 10-30K he's put in your bank account each time he's acted out before?
Sounds like you should have had a pretty nice nest egg in there when this last blow up happened.