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My tenant moved without giving a Notice to avoid paying the

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My tenant moved without giving a Notice to avoid paying the next month's rent.
He is demanding his security deposit back. I depend on his rent money to help pay the mortgage. What recourse do I have?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  LawTalk replied 5 months ago.

Good afternoon,

I'm Doug, and I'm very sorry to hear of your situation. My goal is to provide you with excellent service today. In order to give you a clear and concise answer, I will need some additional information about the circumstances, please.

1. Was this a month to month tenancy or a lease?

2. What state are you in?

3. Are you holding a one month deposit?

4. Have you tried to re-rent the place yet?

Doug

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Q1 month to month
Q2 california
Q3 no
Q4 not yet
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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
no how do i cancel this transaction?
Expert:  LawTalk replied 5 months ago.

How much of a deposit are you holding?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I believe it is $19.00
Expert:  LawTalk replied 5 months ago.

I meant the security deposit. How big a security deposit are you holding?

Expert:  LawTalk replied 5 months ago.

Do you still want help or are you trying to get a refund from this site?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I do not want help. I just want a refund. Thank you
Expert:  LawTalk replied 5 months ago.

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