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What are my rights on rent increase from one price in October and another in December?

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Indiana

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Just notice on my door

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Concerned about return of my deposit

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Do you have a signed lease? What's the rent amount as listed on the lease?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
expires jan1st. current rate 740 month
Lawyer: Nisha Jones,
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Thanks for the additional information. Just to clarify, is your landlord attempting to raise the rental price for a lease renewal after January? Or for your current rent under your lease?

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