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I owe a 3bedrooms unit in acondo.101991 basement flood took place many items were damaged.The condo cashed the money from the insurance and did not oay.I raised the issue with the board.they offered me the use of a"made;s small room 'next to my apartment to use for srtorage(it included my late wife paintings)

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far? Have you prepared or filed any paperwork?

After more than 25 ears the condo wants the room back to use it for a washer and dryer.2 issues in such case the peaceful enrtrance to my 7th floor apartment will nbe disturbed by aflow of users second what about the written agreements with the opprevious Boards

Lawyer's Assistant: Where is the condo located?

None*****nw apt 7008

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

No thanks there is an unrelated issue I will mention it to him aflod in my apartment fue to converctor;s burst the whole condo had to change all the pipes yet the building refused to compensate me though I had an independent expert confirm thae source of the flood

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