Fires Spark Needed Landlord-Tenant Discussions

Tony Payne, Business Development Director, Clark InsuranceĀ 

The recent tragedies of lost lives in Portland and destroyed property in Biddeford due to fires have landlords and tenants talking about safety. The Southern Maine Landlord Association (SMLA) recently met in Portland to take a deeper dive into both building code standards required of landlords as well as tenantsā€™ vigilance about safety in their rented apartments. In Northern New England, about half of all multi-unit dwellings are 50 years or older and require safety updates. So, what are the expectations of living safely in a multi-unit building?

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