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I paid $1200 dollars as a deposit to retain a rental that I

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I paid $1200 dollars as a deposit to retain a rental that I was interested in renting, but a deal fell through and my daughter didn't get the job she thought and now with my salary alone t is almost impossible to afford. However, when I requested my deposit back was told no and that it was nonrefundable even no lease documents have been signed yet. What can I do????
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  RealEstateAnswer replied 1 year ago.
Good morning. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. When you gave the deposit, was anything signed or in writing to advise this was nonrefundable and/or what the deposit was for?
Expert:  RealEstateAnswer replied 1 year ago.
Hi, are you still with me?

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