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If a rental property doesn't comply with their lease
If a rental property doesn't comply with their lease promises and tenant does respect all the rules. Can we get out of a lease? We have been having many problems one after another and we no longer wan… read more
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I am desperately in need of companionship! The Leasing agent said that I can have a rabbit. I like to to have a professional construct a table for me. Where I can put a Rabbit pen off of the ground. I… read more
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looking for advise for my daughter, she is in college and living in an apartment with two other girls, they are all on the lease - one of the girls has brought in a puppy and it is destroying the unit… read more
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I have a tenant with a mental disability, she's been living
I have a tenant with a mental disability, she's been living in the unit for about 5 months now. she just stated to me i have to let her have a dog because she got a prescription from the doctor. i tol… read more
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3rd day we moved in the one of the two owners Art saw me a a donut shop & offer me a ride home. During the ride he told me all kinds of things about the neighbor in the house and I live with my ladie … read more
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I'm in California. The property I rent is owned by a man.
I'm in California. The property I rent is owned by a man. This property has a chain link fence all around it. A person claiming to be his daughter jumped the fence onto the property. Before police cou… read more
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My sisters and I own a property and 1 has filed bankruptcy and listed the property as an asset. The bankruptcy court has called for her to settle the debt. We may have to sell the property because the… read more
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Hello, I have been living in my rental for almost two years now. Signed the lease for this upcoming year. We have had 3 dogs in our apartment (its really a house split into apartments and ALL of the o… read more
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I have a rental house in OR with a no pet policy. 4 months ago I rented this home to a family of 4 children and 2 adults. Knowing my no pet policy they found homes for their cat and dog. Saturday, (4/… read more
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Im 22 y/o and co-signed a rental agreement with a church member
I'm 22 y/o and co-signed a rental agreement with a church member in her 60's. Was told it would be good for her & me by many, that she was trustworthy. Turns out she is a HOARDER, has 2 homeless peopl… read more
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I am Breaking my lease for several reasons. The first is family
I am Breaking my lease for several reasons. The first is family hardship. My wifes father lives in VA and is dying of cancer. We have a 1 year old daughter who is primarily taken care of by my parents… read more
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My landlord informed me that he thinks three people are living
My landlord informed me that he thinks three people are living in my apartment, when there is only supposed to be two people. He has no proof that a third person is living here, and he wants to charge… read more
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I am vacating an apartment because the LL allowed my roommate
I am vacating an apartment because the LL allowed my roommate to bring in 3 rabbits and a bird into the apartment. The lease states no pets. I objected to the roommate and the LL but the rabbits were … read more
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i live in the state of massachusetts and i have a tenant that
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I moved into a rental property a little over 4 months ago at the beginning of February. I have one house cat, who never steps a foot outside or even onto the enclosed patio. When I was shown the apart… read more
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My roommate is not on my apartment lease. She has broken rules
My roommate is not on my apartment lease. She has broken rules not only of mine but also of my apartment complex. She has broken things of mine in my house, gone in my room while I'm not here without … read more
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