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I live in Florida, in an apartment complex where I lease my

Hi I live in Florida, in an apartment complex where I lease my apartment and have a mice infestationJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: FloridaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: YEsJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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My question is regarding a hostile girlfriend who is

my question is regarding a hostile girlfriend who is violentJA: Where is the property located?Customer: califJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: no yet I'm looking for information how to do it rightJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: she is calling the sheriff and local police 4 times this month. she told the sheriff that there is an unknown person in the house that she doesn't know. It was me, the owner.

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I recently moved out of a house. I had a rental agreement

Hello, I recently moved out of a house. I had a rental agreement that included a $75 late fee. During our 3 year rental, we paid a few days late 8 times. We maintained communication regularly, and always offered to send the late rent along with the late fee. At the time he verbally waived the late fee each time(I don't have proof). After moving out, we received the itemized list of repair charges that are legit, along with a dedication of $600 from my deposit for the 8 late fees. Is this legal?

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I have been living in the same apt. for 18 yrs and about a

i have been living in the same apt. for 18 yrs and about a year and a half ago i noticed some black flecks on the floor. i didn't know from bugs so i reported them to my landlord thinking they might be termites. he never got back to me that first time. the flecks turned into small holes and i reported them again. he never got back to me at the bldg christmas, 2016 party i brought them up again (i had sent 5 emails already. he said he would look into it. never happened. AND NOW i have a full on infestation of borer beetles. he is still ignoring the problem, blaming me. JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in? Customer: washington, dc JA: Has any paperwork been filed? Customer: i have just requested a Proactive Inspection Consent form JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you? Customer: the beetles (larvae) have taken over my bedroom. they are fat from chewing the floor and are starting to work on my bed. i am a good tenant. on time rent, quiet...i have since found out that it will cost thosands of dollars to fumigate the entire bldg(60 apts). OR they could replace the floors in my place. i know i am not the only one with this bug problem. the landlord is such a bullly.. he hasn't even been by to check on the situation. it is disgusting in here. a big part of me wants to move but i do not want to lose my sec. dep. he does not return messages and the one time he did he was so condescending it was reidiculous

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Florida HOA. I live in an HOA Ch 720. Condo law 718 has a

Florida HOA. I live in an HOA Ch 720. Condo law 718 has a requirement "When a unit is leased, a tenant shall have all use rights in the association property and those common elements otherwise readily available for use generally by unit owners and the unit owner shall not have such rights except as a guest, unless such rights are waived in writing by the tenant. There is no such forfeiture of rights for a landlord to use common elements in HOA law that I know of. You? Also a tenant can waive use of the common elements in a condo. Yes?

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We have been paying on a lease to own property for the last

We have been paying on a lease to own property for the last 5 years in SC. At first the person selling this property did not charge us interest, but the last 2 years he has been charging interest and we are listed as the buyer on all documents (he is or was a realestate agent) this month we have fallen behind on our April payment and just received an email from him that he is going to start the eviction notice tomorrow if we don't provide April's payment in full by tomorrow. We are typically on time with our payments. As he is acting as a mortgage broker by charging interest, can he evict us like this if we cannot come up with our payment by tomorrow?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?Customer: South CarolinaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not yetJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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How much notice is my landlord required to give me - live in

How much notice is my landlord required to give me - live in Playa del Rey and I suspect he wants to put this condo up for sale. Also, is he allowed to give me notice in order to rent to someone else and increase the rent?JA: Is this a fixed-term lease (like a one-year lease) or month to month? How much advance notice was given?Customer: Month to Month. No notice yet, but suspect that rents are off the charts in our area and we are paying well below, he may be calling me for this reason. He never calls and says "its important" just want to be prepared. Hoping it will all be reasonable.JA: Where is the property located?Customer: Playa del Rey, CAJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No. Just how long notice (30 days or more?), is he allowed to give us notice if he's not selling. We only have a month to month lease. Ok

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I am living in what is my mother and uncles house for the

I am living in what is my mother and uncles house for the past year. not having the available funds to find an apartment being on social security disability and also already having certain bills I need to meet. my uncle is forcing the sale of the house and it will be gone by the end of the month. I have nowhere to go. what if any rights do I have and what can I do to stay till I find a new place to live?JA: OK. To minimize me, please click the down arrow at the top right corner of this box.Customer: I am in the state of new jersey by the wayJA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: new jerseyJA: Has any paperwork been filed?Customer: to meJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I have applied to a charity for help in relocating and recieved a letter from my mother stating that the house was being sold but no specific dates were mentioned in the letter

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In a rental agreement with a tenant, our lease says tenant

In a rental agreement with a tenant, our lease says tenant is responsible to repair all damage to glass, screens and storm doors. an expensive window was broken, clearly the result of a major impact. tenant claimed it was possibly a bird, no ball or rock was found immediately after the breakage. He believes he is not responsible, that it was an "act of God" Clearly someone pounded on the window or threw something at it. The lease says tenant is responsible. It is regardless of cause of breakage. He is not taking care of it. How should it be handled?

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