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If I moved into an apartment that was already infested with
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I have rented an apartment for 6 months in Florida, I have
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MY GIRLFRIEND MOVED INTO AN APARTMENT IN UNION CITY NJ A
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I recently signed a 1 year lease on 2/10/2016 apartment. My
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I just signed a lease in Iowa today at 1130am to rent a
I just signed a lease in Iowa today at 1130am to rent a house. I went to the house tonight and turned on the lights to find a severe cockroach infestation. I called my landlord who informed me that he… read more
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We planned to relocate from IL to AZ signed lease paid rent and security year lease
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section 83.51 (2)(a),F.S. states that the landlord of a
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