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I was evicted from an apartment & also filed bankruptcy in

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1994.. I am filling out a...
I was evicted from an apartment & also filed bankruptcy in 1994..
I am filling out a rental application for an apartment..
Questions include..
"Have you ever been evicted?"
And..
"Have you ever filed bankruptcy?"
How should I answer?
Will either of these events be discovered in a credit or background check?
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Landlord-Tenant
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Lawyer: Asad Rahman, Lawyer replied 1 year ago
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Yes, you need to be honest. It has been 22 years so they should not hold it against you but it would show up on a background or credit check.

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