Logourl black

Landlord Duty of Care


When a landlord leases portions of a building to tenants and maintains control over parts of the building for common use, the landlord has a legal duty to exercise reasonable care to minimize the risk to tenants of foreseeable criminal acts committed by third parties on the entire premises and particularly in the common areas.

Related Rules [?]

The related rules section is for members only and includes a compilation of all the rules of law in Quimbee's database relating to this key term.

To access the related rules, please start your free trial or log in.