Stone Mountain, GA asked in Landlord - Tenant for Georgia

Q: I moved out owing my LL 1 months rent. He kept my deposit of 2900 to cover 3 of the 2 months unpaid.

He sold the house to a private individual a couple months later and recently sent a letter requesting past due rent, 5 months later and requesting to file a petition to collect in court. Am I obligated to pay if the house has been sold?

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Daliah Brill
Daliah Brill
  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: You are obligated to pay under the terms of the lease.

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