When the lease is over, a tenant is allowed to take any personal property (moveable) but generally must leave behind any fixtures (immovable). Even if the tenant installed a fixture, it may still belong to the landlord depending on the… Read More »Can a landlord keep improvements in Oklahoma?
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Can a tenant withhold rent for repairs performed by the tenant? As of November 1st, 2022, a residential tenant in Oklahoma can deduct up to one month’s rent for self-help repairs within certain parameters. But many tenants make the mistake… Read More »Rent Reduction for Tenant Repairs in Oklahoma
Searching “Oklahoma eviction laws” online will produce a wealth of results, but next to none will be relevant to commercial, as opposed to residential, evictions. We discussed residential eviction at length in this article, but here we’d like to shed… Read More »Oklahoma Eviction Laws: Commercial Properties
So you live in Oklahoma and you’ve got questions about eviction. Perhaps you have a shifty landlord and you want to make sure you know your rights, or perhaps you ARE the landlord and you’re suffering from miscreant tenants. This… Read More »Oklahoma Eviction Laws: Residential Properties
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued a new residential tenant eviction moratorium on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. The new CDC moratorium is scheduled to expire on October 3, 2021 – but may be extended, similar to the initial moratorium. Oklahoma Eviction… Read More »New Eviction Moratorium in Oklahoma – August 2021