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I recently moved into an apartment where upon the first week
I recently moved into an apartment where upon the first week of being here I began to have bad allergic reactions. I noticed whenever I drank the water or showered. I would have massive sneezing fits … read more
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My husband and I have been residing here at Doyle Village Apartments here, in Darien, Ga. We have been having plumbing issues since last year. Our toilet is constantly backing up, overflowing with nas… read more
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I signed a 15 month lease just recently on Nov 4th. We moved
I signed a 15 month lease just recently on Nov 4th. We moved in later that same day. I was very clear that I was specifically looking for a home with no water damage or plumbing/mold issues, due to a … read more
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Thank you in advance for your help. I sent this Q yesterday,
Hello! Thank you in advance for your help. I sent this Q yesterday, but no response. Trying again:I signed a 15 month lease just recently on Nov 4th. We moved in later that same day. I was very clear … read more
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PA** We have a tenant that complained of a roof leak two
PA** We have a tenant that complained of a roof leak two weeks ago, and we corrected the problem (including fixing all damaged ceiling) within the month. The leak affected only one bedroom while the r… read more
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Hello, We gave 60 notice to vacate and we have 2 months left
Hello, We gave 60 notice to vacate and we have 2 months left on lease. Landlord wants 2 months rent, or they will take us to court and wreck my credit. We have lived here almost 2 years and raised ren… read more
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If a landlord promises to make essential repairs like heat
If a landlord promises to make essential repairs like heat and hot water and plumbing and they do not make the repairs for more than a week after agreeing, can I get my security deposit back and move … read more
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I have been living in a house I am renting since December 5,
I have been living in a house I am renting since December 5, 2013. In that time Texas suffered the coldest winter on record, and I suffered it without heat. With several request to fix it, and a lot o… read more
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I am the tenant and in january had a huge leak.. landlord mant
I am the tenant and in january had a huge leak.. landlord mant guy left ceiling exposed for a month and lamdlord refused to fix, mold in home have proof, unsafe home left the property but now unlawful… read more
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I live in an apartment. Since I first moved in, I have requested
I live in an apartment. Since I first moved in, I have requested them to fix these caps on my sink, but I have asked FOUR more times and they have yet to fix them and its been 5 months. Also, my dryer… read more
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There is a bat in the basement of the apartment that I am
There is a bat in the basement of the apartment that I am leasing. I informed the landlord 2 months ago and to date all he has done is put mothballs in the basement. That forced the bat to move up the… read more
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I am looking for a way out of my lease. Due to circumstances,
I am looking for a way out of my lease. Due to circumstances, I can barely afford to live in my house.. This week I think I encountered an out... Evidently there has been a water leak in the wall that… read more
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If you live in apartment of new construction (home built 2012),
If you live in apartment of new construction (home built 2012), and paying $1500 for rent a month with air condition. On May 30-31 2013 June 1st the temperature was 90 degrees and inside my apartment … read more
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My son, Zac, just drove nine hours from Pennsylvania to Myrtle
My son, Zac, just drove nine hours from Pennsylvania to Myrtle Beach, SC. to move into a house that he had rented via Craigs List. Zac's sister in law lives there and had checked the house out before … read more
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I am in the process of being evicted for nonpayment. The location
I am in the process of being evicted for nonpayment. The location is substandard, from the time I moved in there has been flooding for the first 5 months and now I have mold and mildew in the apartmen… read more
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My daughter and two room mates are renting the bottom floor
My daughter and two room mates are renting the bottom floor of a house in scranton PA. It's starting to get cold and the landlord has told him he will not turn the heat higher than 60 degrees. Is ther… read more
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I moved my senior in college into an apartment on Saturday,
I moved my senior in college into an apartment on Saturday, July 28th. The place has a odor. Mold? She was told by a man installing a new refridgerator that she had "active mold" on the back of her to… read more
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How does a landlord have to fix a faulty toilet that doesn't
How long does a landlord have to fix a faulty toilet that doesn't flushes when I need it to and more than very often takes at the least two flushes. I have paid rent until the end of may and was advis… read more
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