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My sister and I inherited a personal residence in Ohio from

My sister and I inherited a personal residence in Ohio from our Father. Our Aunt (Age 80) signed an informal contract 1986 which allowed her to live there until she chooses to leave or dies. Her Adult son has lived with her off and on all these years. The agreement was for her to pay a rental amount to cover taxes and insurance. She has a stroke a few years ago, he has taken advantage of the situation for many years and is now writing her checks for the rent, which bounced in Feb. 2016, we wish to sell this home at the end of this year and are having a difficult time with making him understand that this must happen. Our families have our own bills to deal with and it is time. Our Aunt is not aware of all that has happened, disrepair, etc., Should we proceed with contacting a Layer or real estate agent. Her Son can be very difficult as he is convinced he should just get this home. We have sent a certified letter to alert them they have 6 months to get out. It has been a week and I believe he will not even sign for the letter. Thanks for advice

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Regarding a property. the property was prchased in 1988 by

regarding a property. the property was prchased in 1988 by my parents. the deed was a tenancy agreement with my parents having 1/2 interest and my brother and his wife having 1/2 interest. my brother divorced his wife in 1991. in 1995 order releasing consensual lien and awarding real estate was handled through the district court of wy.co.kansas civil court department. my brothers ex-wife signed over her part of my brothers 1/2 and my brother was awarded the marital home. the property then became 1/2 my parents and 1/2 my brothers. also in 1995 after the divorce my brother went and did a quit claim deed over to my parents without using the word tenancy. my mom passed away on april 15, 2016. according to the wills what was hers was his and his was hers. now it is my dad on 1/2 the property and my brother on 1/2. my dad now wants to

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I live in Veterans transitional housing. We have

I live in Veterans transitional housing. We have approximately 40 veterans residing here. We learned approximately 3 months ago that a landlord tenant relationship existed. No veterans are informed of this upon intake. We asked to be provided with our rights and responsibilities. We have not received anything. There have been numerous veterans evicted with three notices without ever knowing the relationship existed. What are our options.

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My wife and I have been in this home and under a verbal

my wife and I have been in this home for 9yrs and under a verbal rent to own for 500 a month plus 50 to be in escrow to pay taxes on it for a year then all rent pd to be deducted off principal of 56000.00 at simple 10 percent interest on contract after first year.after a year the owner gave me a contract but did not have terms we had discussed .I told her I could not sign that contract and she said she could change contract it was not set in stone but she did not . so I thought I was renting to own but now 9 yrs later in march of 2016 she sends a letter from her attorney stating she want to sell the property and we have first offer and to sign contract but there was no contract enclosed . or move by May 1et 2016. we contacted her and let her know we have not seen a contract and we have not heard from her or her attorney until to day a police officer just delivered a notice of eviction to vacate not more than 30 days from today. My wife and I are both diabled and on fixed income and were waiting to see what terms she was in the contract for home we have paid 49050.00 for . do we have any options under any laws to do anything or did we get fleeced?JA: OK. The Real Estate Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: no ,we live in indianaJA: Is there anything else important you think the Real Estate Lawyer should know?Customer: I have her and I conversation recorded disscussin rent to own and her not changing contract on rent to own after first year and not producing it but taking our money every month like as if we were buying.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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We live in Covington, in Washington State. We have a 19 year

We live in Covington, in Washington State. We have a 19 year old son who does not pay rent. He has been physically abusive and verbally abusive. He has broken down doors, clogged toilets and left them clogged for someone else to unclog. He makes food and leaves all the dirty dishes. He will not clean up after himself. We have written a contract regarding him helping around the house and being fined for being verbally abusive. He is refusing to sign the contract because he wants to omit things like being fined for verbal abuse etc. We have told him for a year, in front of other family members that he needs to move out. We have kicked him out before for as long as a month. We told him via text on April 8th to get out of the house. He is refusing to leave stating that he needs to be given a formal 28 day notice. We want to change the locks and kick him out tonight. Can we do this? He is saying that it is illegal.

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I am buying a condo with my son, who is a professor at

Hi,I am buying a condo with my son, who is a professor at Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, RI. I live in maryland and plan to retire in two or three years from the public school system. I am putting 15% down payment on the condo and paying the closing costs. It's a total of $36,000. My son will take out a mortgage in his name only. Both our names will be on the deed. My son will live in the house in Providence until I retire. At that time I will decide if I want to live in the condo and buy him out, or if I want to buy elsewhere and he buys me out, or if neither of us want to live in Providence at that time we jointly decide to sell the property.I want get a legal contract between us? Is this a good idea? We are getting ready to set a closing date and I suddenly have cold feet. I'm concerned there is a scenario I'm missing that will leave me without an option to get my investment back when I retire if I decide not to live in Providence.Please advise.Cindi

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My daughter, her husband and two children moved into an apartment

My daughter, her husband and two children moved into an apartment below her in-law's home several years ago. They separated five years ago and divorced. In their decree, her husband was given the right to take $600 of her awarded alimony and pay his parents the rent as long as she and the kids lived there. He never told his parents or her, but he never paid that $600 of her alimony to the parents. Technically speaking, he owes them over $13,000 in the back rent he has pocketed from her alimony. The parents are selling their home on Apr 10. The buyers agreed in an email to let my daughter remain through April and May (HS graduation) for $1,100/mo. Last night her in-laws told her to sign a lease with them (the in-laws), give them a $1,100 deposit and they would transfer it over to the new owners in 10 days at escrow. My daughter was not expecting the extra security deposit which wasn't mentioned in the original agreement with the buyers and she is leery of giving any money to her in-laws. The REALTOR told her to sign the lease with the in-laws and pay the security deposit to them, or move out immediately. - like tomorrow. My daughter is still willing to pay the monthly rent according to the original arrangements with the new buyers, but doesn't know how many days she can legally stay if they change their minds and want her out when the sale goes through. She has a feeling she is just being bullied. The apartment did not pass the building inspection for the sale. (Her husband was the engineer who built it.) The father-in-law was given the choice to wall off the bathroom and master, build an inside stairway between the house and the basement apartment, or move the stove out in order to pass inspection. He moved the stove out, had it re-inspected, and then moved the stove back in. It is due to close on the 10th. What rights does she have? Can she threaten to blow the whistle on the house deal if she is immediately evicted. This is in the state of WA.

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I am on the tenancy agreement on 3 properties.

Hello,I am on the tenancy agreement on 3 properties.Which one is my main residence?

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I have a house quest who is refusing to leave. How

Hello,I have a house quest who is refusing to leave. How can I proceed to get her to move out? She has been here since November 24, 2015 and originally promised to leave by December 15, 2015. I need to know her rights and my rights.Thank you,***** *****ehe12463 Meadowlark Lane, Broomfield, CO 80021 (###) ###-####

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