I am afraid you are not entitled to do so. You have to permit personal property to be recovered. Rent may be collected by applying any deposit you are holding. If there is no deposit or the deposit is not sufficient, you may pursue the tenant in court by summons and complaint and get a judgment for the rent owing, costs and interest, which often leads to payment or levy by sheriff on available attachable assets.
Please let me know if that is clear or if I may clarify anything
Will I need to get a lawyer for this or is it something I will be able to do on my own?
You can do it on your own
and save the money on lawyer fees
You would simply file the complaint in the clerks office
A lawyer can help if you wish to handle from beginning to end, but not required.
You can save on the fees and if run into a problem, ask the court clerk or come here and ask me
I wish you the best!
Would this also include $ owed for the water bill or other expenses agreed by the renter to pay?
all monies owing and agreed to.
Have a nice weekend
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