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I have Section 8 tenants who give me all kinds of problems:

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Hello, I have Section 8 tenants who give me all kinds of problems: they don't pay their rent share, refuse to pay late fee, cause nuisance in the neighborhood, have 2 extra men in their household, etc. How to I terminate them early?
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: California
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: They are on 1 year lease with me since 7/21/2016. But I want to terminate that lease early.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 5 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney whowill try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone whocan. There may be a slight delay in myresponses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply,but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Are they currently behind on the rent or late fees? (you can apply any payments first to late fees and then to rent?

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Have you given them a 3 day notice to pay rent or vacate?

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Does your lease limit the number of occupants to the dwelling?

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thanks

Barrister

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