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We are traveling down the same path. So here is the ultimate question - what about possession of the leased property. The landlord wants possession more than the past due rent and I want to avoid having to put them through the expense of getting a relief from the stay as I anticipate the debtor will fight and just delay it by 60 days. Can the landlord, in state court, proceed against the debtor for possession only without seeking relief from the BK court on the stay and then just wait out the conclusion of the Ch 13 to collect past due rent. TN has a 6 year SOL on contract so they will still have an opportunity to seek collection (secondary to possession) after the Ch 13 stay has ended.
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