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If I signed an Arizona Residential real estate lease

If I signed an Arizona Residential real estate lease agreement without being able to ever view the apartment it pertained to prior to my signing even though I asked, because the property manager that was taking my signature had to leave and pick up her children from the babysitter, could the lease agreement be voidoable? After she left and I went to see the apartment for the first time, I was sick because The View was of a water treatment plant it was on the fourth floor and I have a fear of heights, etc. etc. That night I called left a voice message for the property manager who took my signature and told her that I did not want to lease this property for several important reasons the most important being my health, I have bad knees and couldn't walk as far as it took to get from any available parking space to the elevator and then walking down the entire length of the building to get to my apartment. Carrying groceries would have been out of the question for me. The next reason was that no one told me that my view would be a water treatment plant even though when I asked I was told my view would be of a desert preserve and mountains. The property managers reply the next morning to my request for canceling was that I had three options - I could stay where I was and forget about it comma move to another apartment or they would terminate me for the sum of $3,300. She knew full well that it hadn't even been 12 hours since I signed the contract and she wasn't willing to do anything other than make it difficult for me as you can see by the above stated situation. I'm wondering if I have any recourse because I never physically inspected or saw the apartment and furthermore I never signed a waiver of such. What rights do I have as a tenant regarding this matter?Thank you in advance,Martha Pederson

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To follow-up. The developer has active developments in the

To follow-up. The developer has active developments in the town. That mean the town is holding escrow monies, performing Inspections, etcRelated to that development. Should that town hire the same developer to do construction work for the town?

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Should a municipality hire a contractordeveloper for a

Should a municipality hire a contractordeveloper for a construction project if that same contractor is also actively engaged in property development with that same municipality?

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I have a home that appraised at nearly 400,000 several years

I have a home that appraised at nearly 400,000 several years ago. It was going to be my nest egg. My 1+ acres is in the Poconos where 3 huge water parks have been developed within 10 miles of my home and a 4th has been proposed. Since then the pond and stream directly in front of my home in plain view from the road is completely dry. Is there anything I can do about the depreciating value of my home due to these parks draining our water supply?

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I am moving to Cary, NC. Back in May, my wife and I

Hello,I am moving to Cary, NC. Back in May, my wife and I purchased a pre-construction home in a neighborhood that has at least 2 phases, we are the early part of phase 2. We went through the process of picking our lot, the home model and all the upgrades. To date, the builder has $25k of deposit, 12K for the home 13k for the interior upgrades. We were awaiting our pre-construction meeting with the builder where he walks us through the process. Well, today we were notified that there is some sort of town ordinance that requires some sidewalks be connected. What we learned is that the side walk that is planned to be in the front of our house, is going to run along the side of our home and connect to the cul de sac in the back our home. The sidewalk will impede on our property for the length 75 feet and width of 2.5 feet and the home will be 10.5 feet from the edge of the property line. Had we known about this sidewalk at the time of purchase we would not have never purchased the lot. We expressed our displeasure with the realtor for the builder and asked to find out what our options are, like having the builder put up a fence at his cost... My question is do we have an recourse to get out of our contract and get our deposit back if we cannot come to some agreement with the builder?

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Florida. Deed restricted community An owner in a deed

Florida. Deed restricted community An owner in a deed restricted paints over a sidewalk owned by the county. The owner was told by the HOA not to do that. The owner also did not get county permission. Now the county attorney is telling me this is not really her concern since the county codes do not talk specifically about getting county permission to paint. The code does make the county street unit responsible for construction and maintenance of the sidewalks. She insists this is really just a private matter with the HOA and the county has nothing to do with it. Am I supposed to accept that? I don' t care except my HOA covenants do not give us permission to regulate county property by allowing them to be altered, including painting.

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My question is on the term/type of agreement we have. The

My question is on the term/type of agreement we have. The agreement is titled Independent Living/Retirement Community Lease agreement.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: I am in Norfolk VAJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Yes my question is about the contractural time needed to present a rent increase to the renter

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I have to break a lease because 1) there is a crazy guy

I have to break a lease because1) there is a crazy guy living downstairs2) the landlord and his worker have come into my apartment unannounced, and with no notice more than once3) the stairs have crumbled, raining cement, and all they did was patch it up with more cement4) mice and cockroachesAnd the landlord keeps taking money and threatening me with a lawsuit for more money. I also lost my copy of the lease. What do I do?

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I am being sued for breech of contract by my former

I am being sued for breech of contract by my former landlord. When I moved out at the end of my lease I took pictures of the house and know what repairs needed to be made. They decided to charge me $1649.50 but have refused to give me a breakdown of what each repair that they made actually cost. I put down a $150 pet damage deposit as well as a $600 deposit. Because they have not given me the breakdown I have not paid the additional $1049.50 that they believe I owe. There are many other issues that occurred while I lived in the home such as no running water during the winters, extremely high heating costs and the home was always cold, being told that my not having water was not as important because there were others without electricity, etc. I guess I need to know if I should try and fight there suit or if I should just pay it and wipe my hands of the situation.

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