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Can you tell me what state the property is located in, please?
Thank you for your patience.There is no law, federal or state, that says the landlord has to advise you at the time of entering into a lease, that the home is for sale.However, you are correct that the landlord must give you reasonable notice before entering your home (unless it's an emergency). 24 hours is generally considered reasonable. Entry should also be only during normal business hours, unless otherwise agreed. The California Department of Consumer Affairs has great site that discusses this in detail here (scroll down about 3/4 of the way).It's definitely something you need to make clear to the landlord/owners -you may even want to point them to the website or the laws cited on the page (in the footnotes). If the unauthorized entry without notice continues, you may sue the landlord for the damages you have suffered as a result.If the home is sold, the new owners must take the home with the lease as written. In other words, no, they cannot simply insist you move. The new owner has to honor it. Evictions are warranted when a tenant fails to pay rent, damages property, violates the terms of the rental contract, stays after the lease is up, uses the property for an unlawful purpose, uses, manufactures, sells or possesses illegal drugs on the property, or causes a significant nuisance to other tenants. So, they can't just kick you out whenever, either. If they attempt to do so, you can sue for damages (plus the eviction is going to get denied). Of course you are free to negotiate with the landlord an agreement to end the lease early if they want you out, but that's up to you if you want to do so.A landlord also cannot use "self help" to try and evict you -e.g., they can't cut your utilities or change the locks to get you to leave. A landlord who does so can be fined up to $100 per day and be responsible for damages to you.
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