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    30 Terrible Landlords That, No Offense, Deserve To Be Publicly Shamed On The Internet

    Attention tenants: RUN!!!!!!

    1. This landlord who took their job very, very literally:

    I had to finish my landlords job. from funny

    2. This "Cookie Monster" by day, landlord by night 😏:

    why did my landlord text me this to inform me he ate four of my chip ahoy cookies without permission while i am not home

    Twitter: @fagshawty

    3. This landlord who was ***STRICTLY*** against cooking in the kitchen:

    Message from a landlord; don't cook meals in the kitchen

    Twitter: @FensterDJ

    4. This landlord who wanted photographic evidence!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Landlord would like picture proof the hot water isn’t working from LandlordLove

    5. This landlord with the most effective ~in case of emergency~ plan:

    My Landlord is super serious about fire safety. from pics

    6. This landlord who did not ✨remove✨ spiders, but simply ✨painted over them✨:

    How my landlord handled a nest of spiders in the closet of the apartment I used to rent from LandlordLove

    7. This landlord who responded to complaints of a dead rodent smell like so:

    A rodent died under our sunroom this winter and stunk up the house. This was my landlord's answer to fixing the smell... from WTF

    8. This landlord who gave a friendly heads-up about ongoing building tours!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Landlord left a note saying that we need to be prepared for tours from 8:00AM-8:00PM for two weeks. from funny

    9. This landlord who absolutely 🚨BODIED🚨 this paint job:

    yes id like the landlord special please

    Twitter: @smallestslime

    10. This landlord who GOT 👏 THEIR 👏 11 👏 CENTS!!!!!!!! 👏

    Twitter: @memehoer

    11. This landlord who made this (quite honestly inspiring) "installation":

    This is how the landlord fixed the leaky ceiling. from funny

    12. This landlord who is preeeeetty anti–Planet Fitness at this point:

    landlord blocks Planet Fitness from pics

    13. This landlord who saw regulating room temperature as a privilege few have earned:

    Welcome to renting in London! My landlord has just put our thermostat in a cage.

    Twitter: @alexmilsom

    14. This landlord who valued their tenants' safety above all else 😌 🙏 :

    Discovered tonight that the carbon monixide alarm in our apartment hasn’t had a battery for the entire time we’ve lived here and that it was ‘plugged in’ to two slits my landlord had carved in the wall.

    Twitter: @safrazie

    15. This landlord's — *rolls eyes* — selfless act of generosity:

    Mao, please blind react to this leech moment from LandlordLove

    16. This landlord who technically didn't lie:

    Landlord said neighbors are quiet.. from Wellthatsucks

    17. This landlord who had a weird flex, but okay:

    This is my landlords response to a simple text. No previous convo nothing what you see is what you get. from iamverysmart

    18. This landlord made sure the carpet matched the...uh, carpet? (Well, kinda):

    Just moved into a new home and found where the landlord patched the carpet. from mildlyinfuriating

    19. This landlord who installed this *RARE* R2-D2 shower head:

    When I told my landlord my shower head was leaking, he said he was going to hook me up. This is what I came home to. from pics

    20. This landlord who brought Jesus into the conversation:


    Twitter: @racheldenav

    21. This landlord who issued this warning to various drug-dealing tenants:

    Landlord put this up cuz the neighborhoods won't stop selling meth from facepalm

    22. This landlord who left :) a :) hose!!! :)

    Moved into a new house. Landlord said water the lawn, we left you a hose. from Wellthatsucks

    23. This landlord who ignored the issue until there was undeniable proof:

    I've been arguing with my landlord about water seeping into my apartment for 2 months now. Found this little guy today. from WTF

    24. This landlord who simply did what had to be done 😌:

    Called my landlord because when the furnace kicks on it makes the house shake. This is how they fixed it. House still shakes. from WTF

    25. This landlord who was adamant in their "no pets" stance:

    NYC landlords like... from LandlordLove

    26. This landlord who overlooked a lil' sumtin'-sumtin':

    My landlord sprayed painted this tree guard and the wind blew the paint onto this persons dodge from Wellthatsucks

    27. This landlord who isn't exactly known for their handy skills:

    Asked landlord to fix our shower handle. Wouldn't exactly call this "fixed." from pics

    28. This landlord who ✨spruced things up✨!!!!!!!!!

    I told my landlord that the storage room smelled funky. Today, I found this... from WTF

    29. Mike the Landlord™ who kept his message clear and concise:

    Found this note in my mailbox from my landlord today. Too awesome not to share! from pics

    30. And lastly, I leave you with this possible solution to all your landlord problems:

    Landlords be like “it’s an old building” alright then I’ll pay old rent, here’s 20 bucks it’s a fortune

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