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Hello, I spoke with you a couple of weeks ago. I hooked up the owner's washer machine and the house flooded upon moving out. Well, it gets even more complicated. We had a lease and 3 days after I move… read more
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I have a rental question. I live in Southern California. We
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I was renting a house with 4 other people in Alexandria, Virginia. Our Landlord was really nice at first, but over time things between us grew sour. Our rent was $2550 per month, as was our deposit. H… read more
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