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My landlord and I don't see eye to eye. he tried to evict me

my landlord and I don't see eye to eye. he tried to evict me and my wife three years ago. I beat him on the evicition. now my disabled wife is worse off she is home bound and cant walk at all in a wheel chair and hospital bed . I'm 70 years old vet he gave me 30 days to get out again

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Do I have any options like be evicted to buy time.I'm 62

Do I have any options like be evicted to buy time.I'm 62 yrs. old and retired from the State of Ohio. I've been a tenant at 656 N. High St. Apt. 3c for 20 yrs.I received a letter from the property owner stating my 30 day lease was up at the end of Sept. Before my letter, my neighbor had just moved out. He said his lease was up and he wasn't renewing. He wanted to go month-to-month for a few months but they said no. So I just assumed that's what they were telling me too, in the letter. I thought I would just have to go in and sign a new years lease. I had been going month-to-month for the last 19 yrs. I pay my rent on time, I've tried to always let the property owner know when I thought there was a problem on his property.1). The bicycles attached to the stairway which people could trip and fall. He would have had quite a lawsuit there.2). The lady driving in, doing her laundry, and driving out.3). And laundry being stolen from the laundry room, mine specifically!!! I thought maybe he could alert the other tenants via email. But I or anyone else ever heard anymore about it.Most landlords would appreciate their tenants taking interest in their property... I would think. Anyway, the letter said to contact His attorney w/any questions. I did that the next week but he was out of the office for the next several weeks so I left a message.I called the property owner the next Saturday because I hadn't heard anything back yet. He said he couldn't talk about this and I would have to contact His attorney. This worried me because I've always been able to call him about anything.After about 3weeks I went back to the Attorneys office, he wasn't in but he did call me back this time. I had to be out of the apt. I just couldn't believe it.I never thought at 62 I would be moving again. My life plan was to stay another 10 yrs. and then move back to Ky. My family are all buried there.I just can't understand why their doing this to me.The bot***** *****ne for me is, I just can't be out of here in this short time. I'm exhausted. I have spent the last couple weeks looking but can't find anything in my location and price range. I was not financially set up to move.I would now like to stay till spring if I could so I have time to make some life decisions... Or till the end of the year or a month....whatever.These are good people. I just can't figure out why they are

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I have rental property in Pittsburgh, PA. On August 1, 2016

I have rental property in Pittsburgh, PA. On August 1, 2016 a tenant called and left me a message that I could pick up her rent for August. Due to illness, I was not able to get her check. Then on August 9 I received a call from someone for a reference for this individual and was surprised to learn she was looking for another apartment. Shortly thereafter, (within a half hour after giving her a good reference), I received a call from the tenant, stating that she was moving out by the end of the month. She stated she had called me back on August 1st to tell me she was moving, but she never left a message. I told her that she had to give me 30 days notice. Her year lease was up in June and recently she had told me she would sign another year lease. Since I had not given her one, she was month to month. Since, she had found another apartment that she wanted to move in to, she was not agreeable to giving me 30 days notice. The following week, I did receive a certified letter, mailed August 16, that she was giving notice. My question is Before returning her Security Deposit, can I subtract for rent since she did not give 30 days notice??

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If the lease says the tenant has 21 days to cure violations

If the lease says the tenant has 21 days to cure violations and I file for eviction can the tenant make the corrections and stay if I want him out

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Barrister

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I received a Notice of Termination of Lease in the mail. The

I received a Notice of Termination of Lease in the mail. The letter states we are on a month-to-month lease, however, we signed for a one year lease. When I asked why they were not going to let us renew our lease, they said we just needed to contact their attorneys. I tried to call their attorney's office, and left a voicemail asking to return my call and I still cannot get in touch with anyone. This is not the first time I have had issues with the landlord, however, I was able to settle the previous matters without the use of a lawyer. Can you give any advice on how I should approach this situation, and if hiring an attorney would be a necessary? If so, any references?

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Barrister

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Tenant not vacating after expiration of lease. How to evict?

I have a tenant who was supposed to be out as of September 1st. She asked for a few extra days and I gave them to her but then she says she has nowhere to go and refuses to leave. She says you have my security. A divorce lawyer contacted me and said she was going to court to get money from her husband so she can move out. Her security was one month which will be used up on September 30th. She has no lease. It's been month to month over the past few years. What action do I need to take to start eviction process? I now live in AZ and would like to make the trip back to NJ as efficient as possible to get this taken care of.The property is in NJ Hammonton, Atlantic County.She has seen a divorce lawyer and served her husband with papers.

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The lease was signed 9/20 with the understanding that the

The lease was signed 9/20 with the understanding that the deposit would be paid the same day online with the 1st month's rent. (I have emails) The lease is month-to-month. Oct 1st to December 1st. We told the tenant upfront we would only take online payments due to living away from the home we are renting. There is no additional cost to the tenant and payment can be made ACH (same as a check) . The tenant is internet capable – has a website, is on Facebook, found the property online, etc. We are 6 hours away from the home and the tenant resides out of state and is coming in to work a temporary job. The tenant was told two times prior to signing the lease and again on the day the lease was signed that payments must be made online, but it's not stated in the lease. He agreed to this and I sent them a link and a video to watch to set up their account on Lease Runner. I've sent him the link a total of 4x. Then he informed me he mailed us an out-of-state personal check instead. I told him we could not accept a personal check for the deposit and 1st month's rent, and especially not an out-of-state check because of the clearance time. I told him this would not help him, due to the keys would not be provided until payment clears, which might be after the 1st of October so the check will be returned to him (if it was sent – which I doubt). I could offer for them to overnight a bank check or cashier's check for the deposit and 1st month's rent, but that will cost them the overnight fee when the online payment is free.On 9/21 he said he DID sign up with the online payment center and would be paying the deposit and 4 month's rent. (I only asked for the deposit and one month?) We sent the link again on 9/21 and called Lease Runner 9/22 to confirm that he had created the payment account. He did not set up the account, or pay. I already told them if they didn't pay by 9/23 I would not rent to them.I have other applicants who can pay immediately prior to a lease signing. Obviously, they want me to accept an out-of-state check, gain access, and then when the check bounces, they are hoping it will take 2 months to get them out of the property and pay nothing. What are my options? I don't think the lease is valid until consideration is given via payment of the deposit and 1st month's rent? Can I tell them the home has been rented to someone else due to their failure to pay the deposit to hold the property by the 23rd? Do I have to leave the home vacant for the first month of the lease hoping they will pay? Thank you!

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My father owns a property that he owns. He had a stroke 7

My father owns a property that he owns. He had a stroke 7 years, and has not lived in his home because of repairs being done. His home is now done, and he wishes to go home and live with a new care taker. My sisters who's staying in his home has changed the locks and installed a alarmed. He wants access to his home and wants her to start paying rent effective Nov 1st. As of today, it's been 4 months that we are unable to get her to answer the phone. Please advise. Thanks

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I have been renting space in two rooms in my owner-occupied

I have been renting space in two rooms in my owner-occupied personal home, and would like to clear them both of tenants and use the house for family-only. One of my lodgers has stayed past their original lease in a month to month fashion, so I believe I can have him move out if I simply give him at least a month's notice.The other room is occupied by a single mom (and her young child) who has a lease through May. What I am wondering is: after the first lodger moves out, she will be the only (adult) lodger renting in my home. I believe that New York State law allows me to break her lease and ask her to leave, with just a month's notice, provided there is only one lodger and I wish to reclaim the entire house as a private home.Again, my question is: if the single mom becomes the only tenant/lodger renting a room in my house, can I break her lease and ask her to leave, according to NYS law?Sophie

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