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Had to sell family...

Had to sell family house and had my name on housing ... sold house and now i need to now how the sale of my family home will affect my rent or is housing authority entitled to a percentage of the sale of my family home and how do they calculate same ... it is an asset vs. earned income ... do they only calculate any monies i may earn on interest from bank statements ... e tc.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Massachusetss (malden)

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No i did not file paperwork w/malden housing but they were already aware i owned a family home and now asking me 3 mos. later ....

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

She does not know the laws and i a sked her what paperwork she was looking for ... she didn't know and i am assuming it was the P&SA ....

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Landlord-Tenant
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Lawyer: Phillips Esq., Attorney-at-Law replied 8 months ago
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Lawyer: Phillips Esq., Attorney-at-Law replied 8 months ago

I am so sorry to read about your difficulties.

Kindly note that I just came across your post. I do not have control over the question list. I am just a site user just like you. Nonetheless, I apologize for the delay in response to your post.

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Lawyer: Phillips Esq., Attorney-at-Law replied 8 months ago

I am sorry, but I am having difficulty understanding your post.

Kindly review, edit, add proper punctuation marks, properly identify the parties and your issues, ask specific question(s), and resubmit.

Thank you for your cooperation,

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