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When a person lives in a home and there is no lease or they are not on a lease, they would be considered a month to month tenant. As such, they would need to be given 30 days written notice, for them to vacate. If they fail to move after being given the proper notice, the eviction process could then begin. A person can not use self help to evict them ( i.e. change the locks and/or throw their stuff on the street), so evicting them, would be the proper way to have them removed. In a perfect situation, she would leave after the agreed upon 2 weeks BUT this would not be a legal basis to start the eviction process earlier, without giving the proper written notice. As such, a person can always be proactive and give the proper notice, so that if the tenant does not comply, they can move forward with eviction and do not have to waste more time. Please let me know if you have any follow up questions or need any clarification on something which I stated above. I want to make sure your experience with the site was as pleasurable as possible and that you are satisfied with the help Iprovided.
She lives there and uses it as her primary residence. If you do not want to view her as a tenant, you can see her as a guest and the same issue remains. Someone who is allowed to stay and has that right/privilege revoked, would need to be evicted. The decision for her to not contribute was based upon an agreement that you and her had. It does not give her any less right to be there because you cover the cost of everything. In addition, if the landlord was not aware of this, you could be in breach of the lease agreement, by having someone not on the lease, reside there.
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