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I recently moved out of a townhouse. I was owed a $6,400.

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I recently moved out of a townhouse. I was owed a $6,400. security deposit and was given back $1,300. How do i tale them to court. Where there were some stains in the carpet, she went and RECARPETED the entire place.

Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

California

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?

None because I only just rec lived the check from her.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Not sure what else

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Landlord-Tenant
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Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney and will try my best to help with your situation. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I type out an answer or reply.

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How old was the carpet when you moved in? When you moved out?

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thanks

Barrister

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