Category Archives: 14-Day Notice

Using Double Rent to Settle Court Cases

On my friend Tristan Pettit’s blog (http://petriestocking.com/blog/), he talked about one of my favoriteWisconsin statutes, WI SS 704.27.  This is the rule that allows landlords to charge a tenant double rent when they are still in the rental unit without … Continue reading

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I Got a 5-Day Notice, How Long Do I Have to Move?

So far so good in surviving my busiest week of the year. There have been some highs and some lows, but so far everything is falling into place. My trailer is loaded with all of my fireworks equipment, I am … Continue reading

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60 Days – Is it really 60 Days?

It is Thursday and time to try something completely new and different.  I am back on the air after a three week absence.  However, as I mentioned earlier this week, this radio show will not be “Live.”  Instead, the Dr. … Continue reading

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Two Weeks Worth of Answers

I have had three different people run into me and indicate their disappointment that my blog entries have not been as frequent as they used to be. I do apologize for that. Between year end tax preparation, frequent snowfalls, and … Continue reading

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Do I Use a 5-Day… or a 14-Day?

It is Thursday, time for another episode of the Dr. Rent Radio Show, which can be heard on WNRB-LP, 93.3 FM, from 5 to 6 PM. The main topic of last week’s show, my thoughts on the Federal Building, I … Continue reading

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Should It Be My Fine – If It is Not My Violation???

An article covered by WAOW (TV Channel 9) on Friday, December 3rd demonstrates the need for some changes in ordinances in Wausau. One of the most common things heard during the three hearings the Wausau Housing Task Force had was … Continue reading

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Forclose on the Landord = Forclose on the Tenant?

I can’t believe it is Thursday already… having Monday being a holiday throws my entire week off. But I heard the garbage truck going down the hill this morning (actually I heard the dog barking at the garbage truck), so … Continue reading

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