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When can I legally evict a tenant?

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When can I legally evict a tenant?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Attorney 1 replied 1 year ago.

Hello, and welcome. I am a licensed attorney and happy to assist.

For landlord, this is a great question, and I'm glad you asked.

A landlord can evict a tenant who is under a lease (1) at the end of the lease; (2) for nonpayment of rent; (3) for breach of a rule stated in the lease; (4) or if the landlord needs the tenant out for substantial repairs/remodel. A landlord can also evict a month-to-month tenant at any time, and for any reason (that doesn't constitute a civil rights violation) upon 30 days notice.

For each type of eviction, there is are specific notice requirements. If you would like more information about the process that pertains to your particular circumstances, just let me know and I'll be happy to elaborate.

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Expert:  Attorney 1 replied 1 year ago.

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