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Okay so my landlord wanted us out early we argued to get him

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Hello my name is ***** ***** Okay so my landlord wanted us out early we argued to get him to extend the lease but i had to with draw from school early because of his lack of responses and ignoring my phone calls. Now the realty company said they voided our old lease and drew up a new one for us to sign. i do not wish t sign it i want to leave. I'm getting resistince from the realty and the landlord. There should be nor problem considering the old lease is gone and we are waiting for a new one?
Submitted: 28 days ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 28 days ago.

Hello and welcome. I am working on your answer and will be right back!

Customer: replied 28 days ago.
Awesome thanks!
Customer: replied 28 days ago.
No please dont call
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 28 days ago.

If you have a lease in place, that lease controls and cannot be voided or changed unless both sides agree in writing.

Customer: replied 28 days ago.
Okay I understand that but the realty said the old one was terminated and must sign an new one
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 28 days ago.

Only if the time passed. and then you can go month to month.

Customer: replied 28 days ago.
Okay so if the old one is void and the new one has to sign. There is no obligation
Customer: replied 28 days ago.
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 28 days ago.

There is only a month to month arrangement.

either side can end it on 30 day notice.

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