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Hunter, NY, nothing, all verbal and she has our $5,000.00

Customer Question

JA: Where is the property located?
Customer: Hunter, NY
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: nothing, all verbal and she has our $5,000.00 first months rent & security. Now she wants more and is refusing to give us back full amount
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: is it legal for her to change lease ask for more money down and not return our deposit in full?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  barristerinky replied 8 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney whowill try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply,but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Can you give me some more details about the back story here and what is going on?

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Are you under a fixed term written lease or are you month to month?

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Is the landlord trying to terminate your lease?

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Are you currently living in the dwelling?

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thanks

Barrister

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