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Hi, My rental property is located MA. I have a tenant whose lease is going to end on Oct 31, 2017. I initially agreed to extend her lease till Jan 31, 2018 because she told me that her son is sick and… read more
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I need help to deal with a seasoned renter who is currently renting my house and does not want to leave. The 2nd year of our lease agreement for a house in New Jersey is about to expire 28 February, I… read more
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My renter's lease ends on January 31, 2012, and automatically converts to month-to-month thereafter, per the conditions of the lease. They paid rent (per normal) at the beginning of January 2012. On J… read more
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