Glossary

Glossary

Abandonment

Accrue

Answer and Counterclaim

Attest

Authorized Agent

Bench Trial

Continuance

Damages

Department of Aging

Discrimination

Emergency Shelter List

Eviction

Forcible Entry and Detainer- Commonly called “Eviction”

Health Inspector

Holdover Tenant

Housing Court Specialist

Housing Inspector

Housing Research and Advocacy Center (HRAC)

Housingcleveland.org

Injunctive Relief

Jury Demand

Landlord

Lease

Lessee

Magistrate

Mediation

Motion for Relief

Motion to Prohibit

Motion to Stay

Prevention Retention and Contingency (PRC)

Renewal

Rent Escrow

Retaliation

Security Deposit

Self Help Eviction

Sublease

Unconscionable

Writ of Execution