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A tennent turned off another residents water because he was

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a tennent turned off another residents water because he was mad. I apologized to tennent and told them it would not happen again and put the offending resident on probation. Am i required to grant the Offended resident an early release from our lease agreement with no notice/
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Loren replied 6 months ago.

Good afternoon. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you.

No, you did not breach the lease and are not necessarily liable for a third party's misconduct.

You may want to evict the tenant who shut off the water, but you have no legal obligation to terminate the lease.

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