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My daughter just told me she is being evicted. They are 4
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I made an honest mistake regarding my rent and was given a
I made an honest mistake regarding my rent and was given a notice to vacate today (to move out by 7-11). This landlord has refused to make repairs and I sent a demand letter (which they received today… read more
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My tenant is witholding part of her rent for minor issues - she wants bulbs changed, she wants a water heater removed, she wants the front door lock changed, four people use keys to get in and out she… read more
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Hi. I am a Washington state resident. I have questions re: tenant/landlord laws, specifically how to fill out ANSWER, AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES, SET-OFFS AND CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE. I am the tenant and bel… read more
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28 August 2016 11:59 This was just brought to my attention:
28 August 2016 11:59This was just brought to my attention: There was a text (6/17) and a letter (7/24) noting of an intent to sell the premises currently occupied by the tenants, Information was not r… read more
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We live in Campbell County, . We were late paying our rent
We live in Campbell County, Ky. We were late paying our rent due to my husband's incorrect disability rating through the VA and was admitted to the inpatient psychology ward for 10 days at the beginni… read more
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I had a one year lease on a residential property that notes
I had a one year lease on a residential property that notes that upon expiration and no other lease is signed the lease converts into a month to month lease. Lease expired on 07/31/2015. On January 18… read more
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I need some legal advice regarding a current tenant/landlord situation in Texas. My husband and I had an oral agreement to lease a building where we lived and worked out of. The only proof that we hav… read more
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I am renting 2 rooms to my house to a woman who is having
I am renting 2 rooms to my house to a woman who is having financial issues, they cut her hours at work and while she is looking for a more full time job she starting the song and dance about going to … read more
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I am a private landlord and have a signed lease (VAR FORM 200 REV. 8/11) that runs July 15TH 2014 - Jul 31st 2015. The tenant has only paid rent on time once (Sept.2014) i.e. by the 5th. I hand delive… read more
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I recieved a text messege from my landlord containing a picture
I recieved a text messege from my landlord containing a picture of and email of a three day notice to pay or quit. My landlord's email is below. I paid rent in full this evening by depositing cash int… read more
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I live in a house with 3 other people in Texas. One of the
I live in a house with 3 other people in Texas. One of the persons is the landlord, rather, owner of the house. The other 2 people are an engaged couple. They have lived here for about a year and a ha… read more
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I have sent an eviction letter in a certified return receipt
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