Can the manager of my apartment building insist I can not give the door code to my family or friends?

I am disabled elderly and rely on others.

Asked on June 24, 2012 under Real Estate Law, Colorado

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

I think that the manager has a right to restrict the amount of people that you give the code to for the safety of the other tenants. If you had a key to give out you would not give them out to a lot of people, correct?  Same goes here.  I think that giving it to a few that help you on a regualr basis is reasonable.  Think if the shoe were on the other foot. Try and compromise.  Good luck.


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