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My landlord care and did a walk through of the house I am renting. I have been here 2 years. My original 1 yr lease has passed and I believe I am not month to month. After the walk thru, the landlord … read more
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my landlord is trying to keep $875 of our $1250 deposit just for cleaning when nothing was broken or would require $875 to fix … read more
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I turned over my keys to the owner while I was cleaning the
I turned over my keys to the owner while I was cleaning the otwnhouse. Meeting had my contact information in the envelope. He told me to stop what I was doing as he had hired a cleaning service and ca… read more
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I turned over my keys to the owner while I was cleaning the
I turned over my keys to the owner while I was cleaning the otwnhouse. Meeting had my contact information in the envelope. He told me to stop what I was doing as he had hired a cleaning service and ca… read more
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My landlord held my entire security deposit -$100 for a property I turned over to them in perfect condition. A few questions, I was there for 12 months. She is charging me to repaint the entire house … read more
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I rented a condo for 3 years, 10 months in Mundelein, IL.
I rented a condo for 3 years, 10 months in Mundelein, IL. I gave 30 days' notice prior to moving out. I had the condo professionally cleaned prior to vacating. My deposit was $1050, and the refund fro… read more
Lucy, Esq.
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Im in Arizona. I have a range that has the flat ceramic surface
I'm in Arizona. I have a range that has the flat ceramic surface cooktop. When the tenant moved in it was perfect. I took pictures. My daughter lived in the house until I rented it out and cleaned it … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
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My ex-landlord is trying to charge me to repaint ($2,000) my
My ex-landlord is trying to charge me to repaint ($2,000) my side of a very small 2 bedroom one bath duplex that I lived in for 1 year due to nail holes (used to hang pictures) although there were num… read more
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I have a tenet that is moving out 3 months prior to end of
I have a tenet that is moving out 3 months prior to end of lease. The lease was for one year and than month to month. I did make a clerical mistake and wrote on lease march of 2013-March of 2013 Have … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
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Hello, Hopefully someone can answer my question simply, even
Hello, Hopefully someone can answer my question simply, even if it's a bit convoluted (apologies in advance)! My goal is to file in Small Claims Court in Philadelphia against my former landlord asap, … read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
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I am renting in a medium sized complex in Madison WI. Yesterday
I am renting in a medium sized complex in Madison WI. Yesterday I got a bill from management for $725 dollars because they replaced the wood door to our apartment. I did not ask them to; I did not kno… read more
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I had been a tenant at will in Georgia when I had put in my
I had been a tenant at will in Georgia when I had put in my 30-day notice to vacate on January 9, 2013 effective February 8, 2013. We had lived in the single-family home for 4 years 8 months, 3 years … read more
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florida condo owner...tenant moving out from month to month extension of original annual lease. he overpayed 1 month, so i owe him sec deposit and 1 month total 2 mths... move out was clean except for… read more
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I had a tenant move out and one of my agents took the key
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I signed a 2-year lease and now I am into 19-months of the
I signed a 2-year lease and now I am into 19-months of the two years. I gave notice in January that I like to terminate the lease because I can no longer afford to live there. Landlords agreed and sta… read more
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I have been told by the landlord that if I mount anything to the walls it now belongs to the landlord. I ask if I use hooks that leave little holes, and they aint cheap. Do I loose them when I hang a … read more
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