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I live in Nashville, TN. I moved into my apartment at the
I live in Nashville, TN. I moved into my apartment at the end of January 2018. I have not been late with my rent. The landlord does not make timely repairs. It took over 3 weeks to get my water fixed … read more
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My tenant reported the water heater was leaking at 7:27pm today I sent a repair person over ASAP to the property and it turned out the water heater has to be replaced … read more
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When I first moved in I asked the landlord if it had heat.
when I first moved in I asked the landlord if it had heat. She had informed me that it is cool in the summer and warm in the winter. I live in the basement of a house. When it started to get cold in t… read more
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I am a landlord in Sunnyvale, California. I have a new
Hello, I am a landlord in Sunnyvale, California. I have a new tenant who has signed the lease, paid this month's rent and security deposit.1 day after she took over the key, she sent me a long list of… read more
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10/2016 ANNUAL LEASE, BROKEN WINDOWS, NO HEAT NO HOT WATER,
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We are having problems with a new, short term, furnished
We are having problems with a new, short term, furnished rental. They are not paying rent. They moved in on sept 15 and are now 19 days late on the September rent and 5 days late for October. I feel f… read more
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I have been served with eviction papers. The relevant dates
I have been served with eviction papers. The relevant dates are: June 19, 2015, letter mailed by landlord's attorney pursuant to North Carolina General Statute 42-3, past due rents, which they claim a… read more
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We are renting in a historic building an office of 4000 square
We are renting in a historic building an office of 4000 square feet with 18 employees in Wilmington NC, it is around 100 degrees outside and the ac is not working for a week. Landlord has put in porta… read more
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I am renting a house in Illinois. The owner wants me to sign
I am renting a house in Illinois. The owner wants me to sign a contract he has prepared. I need an attorney to read the contract and let me know if they see any red flags - anything that could hurt me… read more
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we had a carbonmonoxide leak as the heating system malfunctioned
we had a carbonmonoxide leak as the heating system malfunctioned and we do not know how long this was going on .as national grid came down and shut the gas off .now we do not have any heat and the own… read more
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I rent an apartment in Richmond, VA. Since Oct 2013 I have
I rent an apartment in Richmond, VA. Since Oct 2013 I have been having trouble with the furnace. I called the building managers and they sent someone to fix it. The workers did what they could but is … read more
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I moved into a house on 8/15/2013. I signed a 1 year lease.
I moved into a house on 8/15/2013. I signed a 1 year lease. My sinks started draining very slowly and I contacted the Land Lord and their maintenance department and told them on 8/20/2013 that there w… read more
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I signed a year long lease for a house in August 2023 and complained
I signed a year long lease for a house in August 2023 and complained there had been no heat since August 19. No maintenance person was sent to the house and finally, 9/23/13 after running a heater all… read more
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In addition to the hot water heater issue. When my hot water
In addition to the hot water heater issue. When my hot water heater malfunction, it flooded over 70% of my apt. Another tank was installed the next day - (9/15/11). However the heating unit for my apt… read more
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My landlord in the past had pipes freeze and burst causing
My landlord in the past had pipes freeze and burst causing her to spend a fair amount of money for repair. I live in a converted lake cottage and my furnace and hot water heater are in a she attached … read more
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I rent a home in North Carolina. My water heater went out
I rent a home in North Carolina. My water heater went out this morning about 9:39am. I texted and called my landlord he came over right away. Told me it would be 9pm today or 4pm on Tuesday to fix. Th… read more
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I live in North Carolina and and 30 day notice to my LL dated
I live in North Carolina and and 30 day notice to my LL dated December 19, 2011. Am I required to pay the landlord rent from January 1 to the 19th. My rent is month to month and I already paid decembe… read more
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My daughter cannot get landlord to fix water heater and
My daughter cannot get landlord to fix water heater and furnace in her apartment. We have called him many times over the last several weeks to no avail. He says his maintenance guy does not know how t… read more
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