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Can housing make you pay back rent when the knew me and my

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can housing make you pay back rent when the knew me and my husband and were living there for 16 years and now has an income and back then he was not
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: mass
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: they knew we were married since 1999 and they didn't persue it until now
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  INFOLAWYER replied 2 months ago.

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

Expert:  INFOLAWYER replied 2 months ago.

It cannot. You can defend on several grounds including statute of limitations, waiver, laches, unreasonable delay, and accord and satisfaction.