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We rented a house 3 years ago that was split into 2 units. We live up stairs. Our entryway door is a hallway to the basement and upstairs where we live. Landlord gave us permission to pit a washer and… read more
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Due to my wife having health issues, I am closing my business and am in the process of vacating the space I have been leasing. I need the rest of this week to get all of our possessions and equipment … read more
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I found out two days ago that an eviction was ordered on 08/26 against me and others residing at that address. I have moved out of said property as of July 31, returned to clean up on 08/01 by the tim… read more
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I lease a piece of commercial property along with another business. The other tenant changed the lock on her office which accesses the power and the basement of the building. The landlord requested th… read more
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My husband has been renting a home for the past 10 years. He
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