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Are you saying that you didn't pay the rent on July 20th or Aug 20th despite the stipulated agreement that you entered into with the landlord that you would do so?
Have you paid the full amount of rent due yet?
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If you haven't complied with the stipulated agreement, then the landlord can go back to court and ask the judge for an immediate order of eviction to be issued. Then a few days later he can have the sheriff or constable show up and physically force you to leave the property.
He isn't obligated to accept the rent now since you didn't comply with the agreement, but he may do so anyway so it doesn't hurt to try to pay the rent..
There is no way for me to guess what they will do... If the rent payment was conditioned on them doing the repairs, then you have a defense to not paying. But normally if you don't pay for 2 months, the judge will just give the landlord a judgment unless the repairs were so severe as to make the property uninhabitable.
It sounds to me that the landlord wants to get the order of eviction from the judge if they didn't contact you and ask you why you aren't paying the rent.
Yes, that means that they want to go to court and get the judge to give them an order evicting you. You have to have a court date to go to court.
But I would still try to pay the landlord because if you do, and he accepts it, then when you go to court, you can tell the judge that you paid and he accepted so his request should be denied.
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We are still in August and I'm taking it in to them tomorrow. do I have a good chance since they have a court date.
I think that if all they want is the money, then they may accept it. But they will also want their court costs in order to drop the case.
No way to know...you are asking me to give an opinion about people who I know nothing about and have never met.. You would be in a better position to know than I would based on their past actions.
Well, that shows that they are more concerned about just getting their money than actually evicting you. So that is encouraging for you.
If they get the judgment then you have 5 days to move before they can have the sheriff force you to vacate.
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