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If youre on section 8 and you have a landlord who is harrassing

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If you're on section 8...
If you're on section 8 and you have a landlord who is harrassing you so you try to move and he will not sign the move out what's next? section 8 will not give you your RTA to see other properties to get away from the mental case. What should you do? Police report filed and trying to get address on person for order of protection.
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The problem with any legal option you take is to locate his physical address. Even if you want an order to vacate, you will still need to have him served. However you don't necessarily have to have him personally served for a complaint where he breaches his landlord obligations (breach of duty of quiet enjoyment). You can have that complaint served at his last known address (typically it is stated in your original paperwork when you lease with the landlord). You can also search title records at the local county recorders office for information. An order of protection requires personal service but another type of lawsuit, such as a breach of landlord duties does not (it can be served by mail). So long as there is proof you served him by mail at the last known address you should be able to have your hearing.






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If you send the notice should it be also notarized?
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What type of notice are you referring to?
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