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barristerinky
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NJ - landlord put a deadbolt lock on my door last May and gave me the key. Install not complete, hole not bored on wall side, so I stopped carrying the key after a while. This weekend he entered while… read more
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I live in West Nyack, NY in an apartment that is a separated part of my landlord's home upstairs above the garage, which is attached to the main home. I have my own entrance to my apartment and there … read more
barristerinky
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The value of the computer is around $3,500, software is $5,000, Rolex watch $3,500. Client information is for fortune 500 company new product launches. Other information on the laptop is for a patent … read more
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My landlord continually enters my home without my permission.
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I am renting an office in a building with other office tenants.
I am renting an office in a building with other office tenants. When I signed the lease I was informed by the owner that he and the maintainence personnel had a master key to all of the offices. Also … read more
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I currently live in a rental property. I signed a lease but at the signing was told, the developer wants to sell the properties but wants to rent them out as well. I was further told my house would no… read more
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Hi, I have a followup to your 2009 response to someone asking about a landlord's right to enter a leased dwelling: You wrote, "If the landlord doesn't already have a key, he's not entitled to one.....… read more
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