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Ok, excellent info. But i need to be give you better information.
Ok, excellent info. But i need to be give you better information. The landlord did return the deposit (to best of my knowledge without requesting all of my cancelled checks from my old bank yet), the … read more
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i saw an ad for $600 mthly from FOR RENT.COM(jan10-feb6 2014)
i saw an ad for $600 mthly from FOR RENT.COM(jan10-feb6 2014) a publication free at grocery market everywhere.i called jan.15 to look at a 1 bdrm. for rent on Friday jan.17,14.the manager showed me 2 … read more
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I recently bro my lease and the property managment will not give me my deposit back. When I moved in I had a signed pet agreement and after 3 months they made me get rid of my dog stating that the pro… read more
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