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What are my rights regarding an illegal eviction?

IF you were illegally evicted--including being provided with no notice of your court date--then …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

What action can I take to get my landlord to stop a neighbor from harassing me?

In every lease there is a covenant of quiet enjoyment which means that the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Does an illegal sublet violate and void a lease?

The original lease is still valid, but since the sublease is prohibited, the landlord …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Can management legally require me to provide a key to my apartment?

If you have a lease, read it. The requirement of your landlord having a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago