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If your lease is up Dec 31, then the owner wouldn't legally have to give you any additional notice before they filed an eviction action in court.
That is the entire purpose of a fixed term lease... it starts on a set date and ends on a set date.
So if the owner decided to file an unlawful detainer (eviction) action in court on Jan 3 or 4th, whenever the courts reopen, then it will take around 3-4 weeks before they could have the sheriff force you to vacate. The actual time will depend on the court's and sheriff's schedules and how busy they are.
As for your deposit, that would transfer to any new owner and if you moved out on Dec 31, they have 21 days to make any deductions for damages or cleaning and refund any balance.
But if they sold the home like there saying and what us to move in Nov like she saying then what the new owner will have taken the home over.
They can't force you to move out early unless you agree. And the current owner has two options...either refund your deposit to you when they sell or transfer it to the new owner and they then become your landlord.
If they transfer it to the new owner, then yes, they have up to 21 days to refund it. They can do so sooner, but the 21 days is the max.
And if they want you out earlier, make them pay you money for doing so. You can ask them for some amount you feel is fair to move out early for expenses and for moving costs.