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I am living in a duplex and never signed a lease. We have

heard rumors that our duplex...
I am living in a duplex and never signed a lease. We have heard rumors that our duplex is being foreclosed on. The other two tenants signed leases (month to month) but it has been over a year since they last signed one. What are our rights? Do we have to give a 30day notice if we plan on all moving out, die ri
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: Oops due to the forecloser.
JA: What are the terms of the lease? Any issues related to maintenance or upkeep?
Customer: Omaha Nebraska
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
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I am sorry to hear about this situation. If you never signed a lease, then you are on a month to month lease by default. This means that if the property is foreclosed upon, then the new owner in a foreclosure only has to give you 10 days notice to quit the lease under Nebraska law, I am afraid.

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What if I want to move out and haven't signed a lease, what kind of notice am I required to
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In such a case, thirty days notice.

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