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Q: Parent recently died, and parent's apartment needs to be vacated. Leasing office is not responding.

Deceased parent did not leave a will. Leasing office allowed non-residents to change the locks and remove items from the apartment while ignoring the parent's adult child.

Russell Aldrich
Russell Aldrich
answered on Jan 26, 2023

First off,I'm terribly sorry for your loss.

I'd need more information to be able to answer your question more fully; however, as a general rule no one is entitled to possession of a decedent's personal property until an executor or an administrator is appointed for his or...
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