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I won a $2000 judgement for eviction against a tenant. Can I apply the security deposit ($1800) towards the judgement amount? … read more
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I received an Notice to Vacate for Non payment of Rent and I verbally called and notified my landlord a month ago that there was mold in my duplex. So now she is notifying me to vacate after I had inf… read more
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