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I will assume that your daughter indeed signed the lease agreement and she was over 18 when she did. Therefore, I will attempt to focus on mitigation of damages. In many states, a landlord may recover lost rent until the premises is relet. However, upon retaking possession of the apartment, the Landlorda has a duty to make a good faith effort to relet the premises. See Fla. Stat. 83.595(2) as an example. Typically, acceleration clauses are prohibited (i.e. landlord cannot claim for rent that has not accrued in residential cases. Thus, landlord's damages are mitigated (or reduced) by the amount of rent Landlord received upon reletting the premises.
I will also presume that since it has been on YOUR "credit" for the past 4 years then you must have personally guaranteed the lease on behalf of your daughter. Generally, all tenants (any guarantors) will be liable jointly and severally for any rent owed. This means that the landlord can pursue your daughter and/or any of her "co-tenants" with your only remedy is to seek a separate contribution claim by your daughter against the other co-tenants for any money your daughter (or you) had to pay to resolve this disupte.