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We are in escrow in a house in California, the house says it

We are in escrow in a house in California, the house says it has solar panels. It states in the advertisement "Upgraded Electrical panels and electrical though out accompanied by solar Panels" As we are going through the inspection it comes out that the solar panels are leased through a company? Do we need to take over the lease? Can we have them remove them at their expense? Also the electrical is not upgraded it is taped up in the attic with electrical tape? Is this almost like false advertisement?JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: We put our bid in and they accepted, the only thing that has been done is the inspection so far.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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I need an attorney specialize in landlord tenants law site

I need an attorney specialize in landlord tenants law site ASAP. I'm a landlord, need an urgent help because tenant's attorney has given me only less than 3 days left notice, or they will file the wholething in courtJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: Dallas county in TexasJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: not yet but they are going to in 2 days I want to resolve it quicklyJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no, I just need help right away

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I own a commercial building in the village of Strasburg

I own a commercial building in the village of Strasburg Ohio. While the building was empty between tenants, they cited a brickwork issue to declare it to be a nuisance and ordered me to tear it down within 30 days. They denied me the option to make any repairs. In fact they ordered my contractor to stop making the repairs. They made use of a village ordinance, which they later conceded was unconstitutional, to do so. I spent a small fortune to purchase my rights of due process which they had denied to me, then after seeing that they might get into trouble, they dropped all the actions against me, thus denying me a trial, which was the only forum I might have in order to let the court know what they had done. The city declared my building a nuisance in order to free up the land for a parking lot for a new business, which had recently erected a new building next door. They declared it a nuisance before they ever inspected it. They refused to let me make any repairs to the building, stating that they intended to demolish it.

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We have a contractor working on our house. It isn't going

We have a contractor working on our house. It isn't going well and we want to terminate the contract. The contract is bare bones and says we owe 10000 upfront, 5000 after first floor bathroom is complete, 8000 after first floor room is complete. and 8000 after second floor bathroom. We have paid the first two payments. The problem is that the first floor bathroom shower leaks and is not plumb against the wall. Clear silicone is everywhere. The window he put in is 8 inches off center. The drywall is done poorly.We do not want him in our house anymore. He is aggressive and we do not want him to complete the upstairs bathroom. He has already started it but his work is poor. He refuses to fix the shower. He wont fix the window. What are the correct steps to take so we don't have to pay more than is fair and so we don't end up wit a lein on our house? He is going to think he shoudl get all his money. We think we should bid out the rest of the job and subtract that from what we owe him.

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We received a notice that management would be entering our

We received a notice that management would be entering our rental for inspection for potential mortgagees, they do not have ok to enter if we are not home, I have advised that they can call me and I can be home in 10 min. When we first moved in there was only 1 key and that was given to us. Yesterday they forced their way in , did the inspection and changed our locks. They did not call first before forcing their way in. I was approached when I got home from work and was told he did what he was told. I asked how do I get in and he replied he would have to make a key and would do so when he was done with other maintenance. A key was provided 2 hours later in the evening. I understand they have the right to enter but there was no need to force their way in, all they had to do was pick up the phone and call. Do I have any legal right here or do I have to just suck it up and except their actionsJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: no this just happened yesterday.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: on many occasions we have emailed and called regarding, roaches, mice, mold in bathroom and an electric outlet hanging out the wall. These things still have not been fixed, my first communication on this was November 2015 (I have more from previous years). We were told since they have new management, probably the 7th set in the last 6 years, that I would have to re put in for all my work orders cause they do not have record since management changed

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I live in portland or and I just received received a 72 hr

hello my name is ***** ***** live in portland or and I just received received a 72 hr eviction noticeJA: Where is the property located?Customer: portland orJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: i just received a notice today the notice was due to non paymentJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: well i just just started a new job and let the landlord know that i would pay the rent with late fees on the 27th of janJA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: ok there is also an issue with repair of the unit as well i was also wonder if i could withhold rent based on that as well

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We settled with our landlords and are moving out 3/15

we settled with our landlords and are moving out 3/15 however we have had not heat and are freezing. what are our rightsJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: El Segundo, CaliforniaJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: yes - I was in personal law suite being sued by landlord son-in-law. I subsequently received notice to quit. I did not move and was served UD papers. We went to court and they said if I moved out he would drop the case. The agreement was made 12/15JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: not sure - that pretty much covers it. I was forced out, agreed to go in order so have bogus lawsuit dropped and have had no response to my request for repairs since. I have continued to pay rent on time

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I'm requesting a second opinion pertaining to Maryland laws

I'm requesting a second opinion pertaining to Maryland laws as they apply to married couples who live in the same house with two children ages 13 and 10. More specifically I have requested that my wife assist me with paying half of the utilities in our household which include the following: electricity, water, gas, trash (sanitary), home repairs such as a recent busted water pipe in the basement and monthly home owner association (HOA) fees. We have been married over 13 years, she didn't work for the first six years of our marriage. My wife has been working for a company for over seven years but refuses to make any contributions to our monthly bills, home repairs, etc.My question: Does Maryland law address the failure of a spouse to assist with payments on bills such as utilities?What if anything can I do to obtain assistance on this matter from the courts?I'm a disabled veteran, living on a fixed income and my mortgage comprises over 1/3 of my monthly pension and I'm not employed. I use my pension to take care of healthcare for my children, food, gas to drive my children to and from school, vacations for my children during school breaks, clothing for my children and other school associated events and activities. I purchased and lived in my house five years before my wife came to the U.S., after meeting her we were married and the house remains in my name only. I look forward to your reply because I'm trying to avoid having our utilities turned off as a result of my inability to pay for everything in our household by myself.

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I live in a beautifully maintained condo community for 55+.

Hi, I live in a beautifully maintained condo community for 55+. When the neighbor above me moved in, the condo board had no requirements for laying wood floors. The owner did not use a licensed contractor and just did it his way. Needless to say, we hear every move they make...but this is not our complaint...about eight weeks ago, the wife decided to continue her power walking exercise program in her condo above our heads about 3-4 times daily causing our lights and TVs to flicker and turn off and on. Sounds carry through our kitchens and when I shout "stop it", they do only to start up a few hours later.JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state the association is in?Customer: IllinoisJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: noJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Do we have any rights regarding this situation? I spoke to the board about it knowing they really can't do anything. I checked our by-laws and found no protection from bad behavior between neighbors. We plan to have an electrician repair the damage but have no guarantee that we won't have to do it again and again. Are we faced with a losing battle or is there any law that protects us?

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