Insurance and Renting

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question: Assalamu alaykum I own a property which I want to pay a lettings agent to fully manage for me. For 10% of the monthy rental income, they will do the tenant finding, rent collection and handle all dealings with the tenant. Within this “fully managed package” is the option […]

Will I Get Rewarded for a Good Deed If I Receive Benefit From It in This Life?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum I live in house which is owned by my parents and our country allows me to save taxes by paying a rent to my parents. Does it reduce my reward on spending on parents if I do that? Answer: Wa’alaykum assalam. I pray you are well. The […]

Is It Permissible for a Muslim to Permanently Stay at a House Containing Hindu Idols? [Shafi’i]

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum 1. Is it permissible for a Muslim to permanently stay at a house containing Hindu idols? 2. Will my worship be affected? 3. People say that angels do not enter a home that has idols. Thus, it is not protected from shaytan. Is it true? 4. Is […]

Can I Use the Belongings Left by a Person Who Didn’t Pay Rent and Ran Away?

Answered by Shaykh Umer Mian Question: As Salam Alaykum, What is the ruling of using the kitchen stuff left by a person who ran away and didn’t pay the rent for his lodgings within my property? Answer: Wa alaikum as-salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu First, if possible, you should attempt to contact your debtor and […]