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I live with my daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren in a

I live with my daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren in a single family home in Fremont, CA. Our three year lease expires August 31, 2016. I told the management company that I would be moving out as of 8/31/16. Bob Nastasi, head of the management company, told me that they could not release me from the lease/contract, as the lease automatically rolled into a month to month and anyone on the original lease would be kept on the month to month and could not opt out. I do not believe this is legal. The way I see it, I would no longer be on the lease and my daughter, son-in-lw and whomever they wish to have as a tenant would apply anew. Am I correct? Could you enlighten me please?

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I rented a room to a person who also uses the bathroom,

Hello,I rented a room to a person who also uses the hall bathroom, washer and dryer, and kitchen. I own and live in the home as well. This person has not paid me rent for May or June. How can I legally evict this person?Thank you.Cheryl

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Our lease on an apartment in Montgomery County, MD expires

Our lease on an apartment in Montgomery County, MD expires in July. The lease agreement does not mention any 'notice of vacation' to be given to management. We informed management 35 day before lease expiration that we are not renewing the lease. The management is claiming that we should have informed them 2 months in advance and we have to pay one month extra rent.Are they right in claiming this despite the lease agreement not mentioning any notice to vacate provisions and esp when this lease for formulated by them knowing that we would be leaving in July.

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I am a LL in MA. I rent an apartment that has had some

I am a LL in MA. I rent an apartment that has had some foundation problems where water was coming into the unit. This caused some mold. I have hired service pro to treat for all mold, rugs were ripped out and the foundation has been remediated No water has entered the unit for one month (which included several heavy rains). An environmental company will be inspecting to insure all mold is gone again before re-rugging unit. Tenant (under a one year lease expiring in October) has been living in the unit even after LL has advised of the mold issues but has been withholding rent. LL has expending close to $25,000 for mold remediation If the inspection reveals that mold is still present LL is not going forward with any more remediations and wants to close the unit down. In addition, the tenant has not been cooperative in allowing the repair people into the unit. What are LL options? Can LL evict tenant and close down the unit? Does the LL have the obligation to pay for tenant alternative housing for the remainder of the lease? If tenant won't leave the unit (that is found to have further mold) should LL obtain a release from Tenant and allow tenant continue to live there?

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I have a tenant who had a lease that ended and then became a

I have a tenant who had a lease that ended and then became a month to month lease. At that time, there were new terms stated in an email from me, the landlord, to the tenant changing the terms from a 60 day notice to a 90 day notice for termination.JA: OK. The Real Estate Lawyer will need to help you with this.Customer: I a few months later I gave my tenant a 90 day notice to move out. She then gave a deposit on a new place after 60 days and asked for her last month rent to be returned.JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: OK, what happens next?JA: What advice did they give you? Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: Yes, I returned her last month rent with a $500 deduction which was stated in her original lease for early termination.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Real Estate Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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In 2008 I broke a lease to a apartment in St. Louis Mo to

in 2008 I broke a lease to a apartment in St. Louis Mo to take a job in Los Angeles CA.The Leasing Office said to break the lease I loose my deposit and I must pay for each month that the apartment sits empty up to the end of my lease.When I left I gave the office my info. After the lease was up I contacted them to see what I owed but never was able to tell me.Also the day I left the office went through the apartment and said that the place looked good. I gave them the keys.Now they want me to go to St. Louis to appear in court for what I owe for rent and for property damage along with interest, attorney fees and court cost.I do not have the money to make it to St. Louis and I do not have the money for a Attorney.What should I do?thank you

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I am in CA and have a tenant whose lease is up the end of

I am in CA and have a tenant whose lease is up the end of June. The owner has decided NOT to renew the lease and gave a 60 day notice to vacate the property, (which is after the end of the lease). The tenant seems to think that the notice to move negates the lease and that he does not have to pay for June..He has however moved effective todaY

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My 96 year old neighbor had told our property management

My 96 year old neighbor had told our property management that she was moving at the end of May 2016. She's been living in that apartment for 5 years her rent was $965.00 a month and her yearly lease expires the first of June. The rent would have been raised 3% for the coming year. Which would be 28.95 exactly totaling $993.95 .They called her yesterday May 31 and asked her was she still moving. They told her that if she wants to stay in the apartment she'd have to pay the price that they are renting for now. She found out last week that she's seriously ill and that's why she wants to stay put . When we went on the website to pay her rent today it said her rent is $2,310.00 is this legal? They said that the apartment had already been promised to someone but no one has been to see it and it's not listed on The Executive House of East Orange website as an available apartment. Please advise.

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What is the proper way to notify a tenant in Illinois (Not

What is the proper way to notify a tenant in Illinois (Not Chicago) that their rent is going to be increased?

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