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Will be 24 hours late paying rent Will supply certified

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Will be 24 hours late paying rent
Will supply certified check
Have been late several times before
Rent office says if not by 9am tomorrow then goes to legal dept
What is the best option?
Thank you
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  barristerinky replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I will try my level best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can.

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Can you tell me what state this is in?

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Is there any clause in the lease about late fees?

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Is this a residential or commercial tenancy?

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thanks

Barrister

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
CA
late fees is 75
Residential
Expert:  barristerinky replied 1 year ago.

Ok, under CA law, if you are late on the rent, they have to give you a 3 day written notice to pay or vacate and you would be legally allowed to make payment on the rent and any late fees within that 3 day period and the landlord has to accept the payment.

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thanks

Barrister

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