It’s never a good idea to try to backpedal to get a landlord’s consent to the addition of a roommate after the roommate has moved in. Follow the rules before you add a roommate.
The days of simply replacing your roommate without the landlord’s involvement are long gone. Many tenants don’t realize this.
I think the best strategy is to remove the items from the garage. Then consider filing a petition for decrease in services at the Rent Board.
My housemate is moving. I want to have another friend move in. I told my landlords and they said that they would be raising the rent from $1700 to $2250. Allowed under San Francisco ordinance?
I’ve got a flat that I share with two people and one of them is a deadbeat. What are the laws governing kicking out your deadbeat roommate?