can a landlord verify employment at anytime after tenant moves in.?

Asked by straz5100, Reading, PA Sat Mar 9, 2013

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Deb Bensinger, Agent, Wyomissing, PA
Tue Jan 21, 2014
The only reason I feel the landlord may need to verify employment is because you may be late or not paying your rent as stated in the lease. Otherwise, I do not know why he would need to check. You may want to seek the advice of any attorney.
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this question was asked almost a year ago
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Jacques Ambr…, Agent, Forest Hills, NY
Sat Mar 9, 2013
Once you sign a release they can check anytime. As everyone said it doesn't make sense to check after you move in as a you have a lease
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Tim Moore, Agent, Kitty Hawk, NC
Sat Mar 9, 2013
I guess they could, but you have a lease - right? Is there something in the lease that mentions it or mentions maintaining a job to be able to stay in the rental? Some landlords are more aggressive and demanding than others, but the bottom line is the lease and what it states.
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First of all there was never a rental application- I provided all the necessary documentation as requested. Employer issued a letter stating employment at the time of renting.2/1/2013. I notified by employer as the office manager in charge is a good friend, that landlord was calling to verify employment again.
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Debra (Debbi…, Agent, Livingston, NJ
Sat Mar 9, 2013
Wouldn't the landlord want to verify employment BEFORE the tenant moves in?
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