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If pests are discovered in a rental property, who is
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I moved into my apt this past August. In the end of November I got a spider bite which caused me to go to urgent care, my entire right arm was affected with cellulitis. I was in so much pain, and had … read more
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Layne Pecoff
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I moved into a small apartment in March of this year. I
I moved into a small apartment in March of this year. I began seeing small little bugs. Not knowing what they were, I would kill them when spotted. No big deal, until I saw mom and dad and 10 more rel… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
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I have a tenant, we signed a lease. Prior to signing the
I have a tenant, we signed a lease. Prior to signing the lease, we walked through the condo and identified a few things that were noted damaged or not working. No agreement was made as to having those… read more
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Moved into furnished apt that was unsanitary (blood/semen) on bed sheets, dirty carpet and shower stall, etc. There was also a insect and spider infestation which resulted in multiple bites, now scars… read more
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We rented a house in rural New Mexico about 6 weeks ago
We rented a house in rural New Mexico about 6 weeks ago which required a move from one state to another. The house was infested with bed bugs which has caused multiple and severe exacerbation of healt… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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We moved in here at RidgeGate apts (2) months ago. With ALL
We moved in here at RidgeGate apts (2) months ago. With ALL the unit problems along came spiders! Our unit is INFESTED with spiders and their babies.Adam's pest control is used here but his chemicals … read more
Richard
Richard
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, my apartment has been infested with mice months. After telling our landlor
Hi, my apartment has been infested with mice for several months. After telling our landlord multiple times about the issue, and him not acting, we called the board of health 2 weeks ago. They gave the… read more
barristerinky
barristerinky
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Doctoral Degree
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Hello. Currently, I am trying to move out of my current apartment,
Hello. Currently, I am trying to move out of my current apartment, due to cockroaches. A week after I moved in, I found several cockroaches, and immediately contacted the leasing office. After I thoug… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,379 satisfied customers
This is a landlord tenant matter in the state of michigan.
This is a landlord tenant matter in the state of michigan. I moved into an apartment owned by a large company on August 19th. By the 28th, I had a report from an exterminator indicating that I had a b… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
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I have a fairly brand new home (4 years) in a little town in
I have a fairly brand new home (4 years) in a little town in Washington State. It is located on the water with maintained yard. My tenant (especially the wife who I think has arachnophobia and also af… read more
Tina
Tina
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Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
Due to springtail mites in unit #1 for the past 2 months, despite
Due to springtail mites in unit #1 for the past 2 months, despite owner hiring exterminators with no success, tenant #1 is, for the past week, unwilling to stay in their unit any longer. So they can g… read more
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Tina
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Doctoral Degree
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I am a property owener in oregon and my renter signed a year
I am a property owener in oregon and my renter signed a year lease from Jan 2013- jan 2014. Now he is trying to break his lease due to an ant problem. He stated the ants are everywhere, however, he on… read more
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I own a rowhouse in DC, although I live out of state. I desire
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Troy7141
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I have a new tenant who need TLC, complain for everything. I have a lo
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What is PA law or where can I find it with regard to laws forcing
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Brent Blanchard
Brent Blanchard
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Doctoral Degree
1,964 satisfied customers
Hello. I moved in my apartment April 1st 2011 in Brooklyn,
Hello. I moved in my apartment April 1st 2011 in Brooklyn, NY and from that time til now I have been dealing with bedbug issues. The first night I moved in I was bitten multiple times and had to go th… read more
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Richard
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Doctoral Degree
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i went and rented an apartment,but the landlord didnt say when
i went and rented an apartment,but the landlord didnt say when i gave him the rent money that the place was infested with roachs and spiders,all he said was the old tenants were moving out due to an e… read more
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