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Hello, I have an eviction notice on an apartment I am renting and need to get an extra two weeks to get caught up on payments. What are my options?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?

Maryland

Lawyer's Assistant: Has any paperwork been filed?

Yes

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

Yes there is an eviction date set for 7/21/2017 if I do not pay the amount. But I will have the amount when I get paid on 7/31/2017

Lawyer's Assistant: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.

Okay

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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Real Estate Lawyer: RealEstateAnswer, Lawyer replied 10 months ago

Good morning. How past due are you? Have you spoken about this to them? Can you give them a partial payment, in good faith?

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