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I just moved out of my apartment two days ago. And I
Hi. I just moved out of my apartment two days ago. And I received a bill of $1020 for additional fee including $95 for general cleaning and $700 for trash removal and $225 for full paint. When I asked them for photo evidences, they provided me with some photos that didn't even shot in my apartment! And all the trash removal fee is charged to me and my roommate because they find magazines that have our names in the trash room, not in our apartment. What should we do?
I gave my 60 day tenant notice to quit. then s social worker
I gave my 60 day tenant notice to quit. then his social worker ask me if he could stay on longer because they were having problems finding him a place. I gave them 3 weeks. this is now up and he still won't leave. I need the room because my sister is moving out of her apartment the end of the month. what can i do?
My house has been in foreclosure since 2012. We have
My house has been in foreclosure since 2012. We have horrible terms and an excessively large balloon payment, which was brought on by a refinance to clear up my boyfriend's credit card debt. The mortgage is in his name, but both of our names appear on the deed.I lost my job, which was allowing us to pay our new mortgage payment of $4500/month, up from $2200/month. I was on severance for 6 months, then unemployment, but unable to find work. I was doing freelance work and was barely able to stay afloat. During this time, we split up and I found a small apt to live in - but eventually couldn't afford that, lost my car to repossession and moved in with two roommates. After two years, my boyfriend and I got back together. I am living in the foreclosed property. During this time he made no payments and said that a loan modification was not an option. I am not sure if he actually went through the motions to get one, but based on his salary probably could not have qualified for one.I am working full time at a non-profit and making about half of what I used to earn. Between his salary and mine, we could make a $2500/month payment. We hired an attorney who says there is nothing more to be done. I read about people being able to stay in their homes until they are ready to move. I just need time to find a place to live that I can afford. Today I opened my mail to find a Notice of Summary Judgement and if I am reading this correctly, we have to appear in court on August 25th and fight this, or the judge can find for the bank and allow them to immediately advise the court clerk to have me removed from the property, so it can be sold at auction.Is there any hope at all here? The bot***** *****ne is while I am named in the suit, it is because my name is ***** ***** deed. My boyfriend's name is ***** ***** mortgage, so he has all of the downside of the foreclosure on his credit etc. I hear about programs, but he thinks its not worth looking into.
I am a renter and have a roommate that has made the living
Hello, I am a renter and have a roommate that has made the living situation difficult and dangerous. she uses our private living space as a commercial space, servicing clients with hair cuts running a full service salon. This information she has not disclosed with the landlord. she also knowingly brings in allergens that I am deathly allergic to (peanuts) and its becoming a health safety issue.I tried to control this issue internally between us, but she refuses to leave since we are both on the lease. I am writing to see what my options are.
I am a renter in Durango, CO. I recently moved into a house
Hello,My name is ***** ***** I am a renter in Durango, CO. I recently moved into a house that is run off of solar energy. Before signing the lease the landlord assured us that we would have plenty of electricity and hot water, and that for days when the sun was not strong that the generator he installed would get us by. It turns out that the solar panels do not provide enough energy to even run basic appliances (electric kettle, crockpot) and when the batteries die the generator cannot put out enough power to keep the lights on for more than a few minutes. Additionally, if the solar hot water heater is left on during the day then there is no power by the time I return home for the evening. So either we have barely enough energy to keep the lights and refrigerator on and no hot water, or we have hot water and no electricity. I would like to know if this deems the home as uninhabitable per the following section of the Colorado Landlord and Tenant Duties.§ 38-12-505. Uninhabitable residential premises(c) Running water and reasonable amounts of hot water at all times furnished to appropriate fixtures and connected to a sewage disposal system approved under applicable law;(e) Electrical lighting, with wiring and electrical equipment that conformed to applicable law at the time of installation, maintained in good working order;
My roommate wants to break our lease. she recently got
My roommate wants to break our lease. she recently got pregnant and wants to buy a house and not pay for a lease anymore. I don't mind breaking the lease, I'm just not willing to pay the money required to break the lease. the total amount to break the lease is 3400. she does not want to pay the total and therefore says i have to pay 1700 and she has to pay 1700. i find that that is a wast of money and do not want to pay that much to break the lease. she now says that if i do not pay to break the lease that she will not pay the rent therefore destroying both mine and her credit. how can i protect myself?
I am currently a renter in a house. 4 months ago I broughtView more real estate law questions
I am currently a renter in a house. 4 months ago I brought in a room mate. She is now refusing to pay anymore so I want to evict her. We do not have a written agreement between us but I have a written rental agreement with the home owner...can I evict her even if I don't own the home or does the home owner have to initiate that action???