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My tenant is threatening to sue for the full refund of her deposit. She sent me a demand letter via email. This was in response to my reconsideration after receiving an initial letter from her via email claiming there was no damage and it was just wear and tear after living there 4 years. I reviewed my photos and found that I did not have documents for damages in 2 rooms so I refunded an additional amount and included a very detailed letter in response to her initial request.

Lawyer's Assistant: What state is this in? And just to clarify, when was the purchase made?

Oops. Chicago, IL. Purchase?

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

In court? No.

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

I sent a detailed list of costs with the initial refund.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Legal
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