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Is it possible to get out of a lease early to move for a job offer?

Have you reviewed your lease? Possibly their is language in it that relates to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Is this grounds for a case?

First, there is no age-related protection for 20 year olds: only older (40 and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 months ago

Just bought a house that has renters that wont leave, what do I need to do to get them out?

You must honor the terms of any written agreement that they have. In other …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

How do I remove a family member who doesn't want to leave the house?

Since the house is in your name, as the legal owner you can evict …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Once a written ease expires and the tenancy becomes month-to-month, do the original lease terms still apply?

No, once a written lease expires and reverts to a month-to-month tenancy, any terms …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago