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can i sue landlord for emotional stress

No, there is no claim for emotional distress when you lose belongings due to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Can my landlord keep my deposit?

The landlord may only keep your deposit to 1) pay for phyical damage; or …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 days ago

Landlord tenant harassment

You cannot be evicted for something that is not a breach of the lease.  …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 13 days ago

Tenant rights

If you have a written lease that does not provide for early termination due …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 days ago

What can I do if my security deposit is not being refunded?

Yes, when B bought the property, they bought it subject to the lease with …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 17 days ago