Hendersonville, TN asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts, Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for Tennessee

Q: Can our lease renewal be refused because I had filed an OP against my husband but dismissed it 1wk later?

Lived in our sumner county apt for 2 years. Rent is always 1 wk early. Spotless. We're 40 so very quiet. We got into a fight last fall. The only way I could make him leave even for 24 hrs was an OP. Now our apt is refusing our lease renewal for something that affected no one but us. ??? Can they kick us out for what happened in the privacy of our own home?

1 Lawyer Answer

Bennett James Wills

Answered
  • Brentwood, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: If your lease is going to naturally terminate then the landlord has no obligation to renew it.

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