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After given a tenant a 30 day notice can they refuse to let

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After given a tenant a 30 day notice can they refuse to let me have access if I give the a 24 hour notice?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  RobertJDFL replied 1 year ago.

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A tenant still has to be a good tenant and comply with requests, even after a 30 day notice to move has been given. So long as a tenant was given proper notice (some states actually say how much time must be given, but the general rule is 24 hours notice) and the landlord is entering for a lawful reason -such as to inspect the property, make repairs, check smoke detectors, etc., and not for harassment, they may enter.

A reasonable tenant still has to realize that a landlord may need entry to a home, even after giving move out notice to a tenant, whether it is for repairs, to show the home, or in the event of emergency, and unless as stated above, the landlord is engaging in behavior to harass the tenant, a court will side with the landlord.

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Expert:  RobertJDFL replied 1 year ago.

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