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Can a landloard tell you that you must be out by a certain

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can a landloard tell you that you must be out by a certain date and then say in writing that you are responsible for rent until apt is rented
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: Kansas city mo
JA: What are the terms of the lease? Any issues related to maintenance or upkeep?
Customer: no maintenance problems have been in apt for 8 years and have signed lease monthly per land loard request while looking for new home
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 8 months ago.

Hello and welcome. I am working on your answer and will be right back!

Expert:  Infolawyer replied 8 months ago.

First landlord can only evict by notice and court order, unless parties agree on earlier date.

If LL is wrongly evicting it cannot also seek rent beyond the vacate date.

In all events, once a new tenant is in, a LL cannot cannot collect twice.

Expert:  Infolawyer replied 8 months ago.

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