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What can I do about a mobile home left on my property by previous tenants who were evicted and told to move their home?

You need to check your state's landlord tenant laws on abandonment of property by …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Do I need to return 100% of rent and security deposit if a prospective tenant changes their mind?

Oftentimes, that money she paid could be construed simply as an option of keeping …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Are we obligated to change the locks for a new renter?

Generally, there is no statute that requires a landlord to change the locks under your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

What are my rights to a holding deposit refunded?

You're going to have to sue him.  At least technically, the law is on …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Is my landlord obligated to accept a replacement tenant since they must legally mitigate risk?

They should be obligated to accept assignment IF the tenant is otherwise acceptable: i.e. the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago