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I am a tenant and my studio apartment flooded last Thursday,
I am a tenant and my studio apartment flooded last Thursday, August 2nd due to a slow water leak in my next door neighbor's apartment. The landlord fixed the water leak on Saturday, August 4th, but ha… read more
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I have leak in unit I'm renting and it is somewhere inside wall pipes behind water heater and a/c handler, so order to pin point where leak is all this have to remove. I notified tenant about finding … read more
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There was a large water leak in the walls of my apartment,
There was a large water leak in the walls of my apartment, which led to a flood in the master bedroom, laundry area, and a closet. This started Monday and was called in to the emergency maintenance li… read more
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I rented my son an apartment, never saw the inside just the
I rented my son an apartment, never saw the inside just the show apartment. Was guaranteed the apartment would be just as great. The day before we were due to move in the lady got to the door and said… read more
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My house experienced flooding almost 2 weeks ago. The landlord
My house experienced flooding almost 2 weeks ago. The landlord sent the following email to the group after the flood: Hi all, A rooter came and cleaned the pipes all the way to the main city line, the… read more
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I am currently deployed. My family rents a house in Florida.
I am currently deployed. My family rents a house in Florida. The outside water spigot (for a water hose) burst on the inside of the wall of the house, where it T's into the main water line and flooded… read more
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I would like a sample letter I can send to the land lord. I
I would like a sample letter I can send to the land lord. I plan to vacate the premises this week and not pay them another dime! My next question for you is: If they take me to court for the remainder… read more
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I live in a condo. I noticed an unusual noise coming from the wall. I turned off the water and the noise disappeared. I called a plumber to have him look for a leak. Eventually, I went next door and a… read more
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I am a tenant. I moved in 5 days ago. since then. There has
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My landlord is claiming that i am responsible for water damage
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I am a college student and signed a rental lease since moving
I am a college student and signed a rental lease since moving in the place has flooded the pipes in the kitchen leaks they had to remove the paneling in one bed room because of water damage the place … read more
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WHAT IS THE STATUTE OF LIMITATION FOR SUING A TENANT FOR NON-PAYMENT
WHAT IS THE STATUTE OF LIMITATION FOR SUING A TENANT FOR NON-PAYMENT OF RENT AND HOLDING ON 2 UNITS? HE NEVER TURNED IN THE KEY FOR UNIT #1 HE VACATED ON FEB 11, 2012. MY MANAGER SAID HE WANTED TO REM… read more
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+We have lived in a rental forapprox 4 years and the landlord decidedshe wants to moveback in she gave me a verbal notice one day when she came to collect rent, never a written notice. she came to do … read more
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