Tag: landlord tenant

Appellate Update: Excelsior Mortgage Equity Fund II, llc v. Schroeder [Wash. App. No. 30333-1-III]

Steven Schroeder formerly owned a 200-acre ranch in Stevens County. When he defaulted on the loan, Excelsior Mortgage filed an action to judicially foreclose its deed of trust and, eventually, negotiated to foreclose nonjudicially. The nonjudicial foreclosure process culminated in a trustee’s sale at which Excelsior purchased the property. Following the purchase, Schroeder did not … Continue Reading

Appellate Update: Landis and Landis Construction, LLC v. Nation [Wash. App. No. 67216-9-I]

Landis & Landis Construction, LLC entered into a residential lease agreement with Nation to house a construction crew. Upon moving into the leased house, crew members smelled a “strong ‘dead animal’ odor in the house” and found rodent feces, poison, and torn food wrappers in the house and on the leased premises. Concerned about a … Continue Reading
LexBlog