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Me and my elderly mother live in a townhome, two years ago I

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Me and my elderly mother live in a townhome, two years ago I sent the assocation a letter about a dangerous situation in our yard a HOLE, and asked if it could be fixed. The ass sent my letter to their att and he responded with an ignorant letter not addressing the issue and basically calling me a criminal. Months later I actually fell in the hole and filed a lawsuit. Since then we have had a target on our backs, they have even manufactured a story about me ,(which never happened) and filed a police report. They now want 882.00 for sending my first letter to their att about the dangerous situation, and the second letter , the one in which their was a police report filed. I can see the handwriting on the wall, they will try to evict us based on that... do I have any options here or just pay em to shut em up?
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state the association is in?
Customer: Homer glen Illinois, which is will county
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: not yet
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Irwin Law replied 8 months ago.

If you are able financially to afford a lawyer at this point then I suggest that you do so immediately, before things get completely out of hand. From what you tell me, you are dealing with some very nasty small-town minded people, and unless you get someone powerful on your side, they are going to make life miserable for you. I'm sorry to have to relate such negative information, but I'm telling you the truth as I have experienced it myself.

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