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Okay, thanks.You can demand that the real estate agency pay the cost of your evicting the tenant. This assumes that your lease permits you to do this, which it may not. For example, if the lease states that a misrepresentation in the application is grounds to terminate the lease and evict, and the tenant misrepresented his/her criminal background, then you can terminate the lease, and if the tenant refuses to vacate, then you can sue for the value of your commission payment to the agent, for the cost of recovering possession to have the sheriff remove the tenant. The agency would be liable for the litigation costs and for any lost rent or property damage caused by the agencies lack of due care in failing to properly "vet" the tenant. You can also file a complaint with the Florida Division of Real Estate. However, the complaint may only result in disciplinary action against the agency -- it will not get you any money. Please let me know if I can be of further assistance.