Louisville, KY asked in Consumer Law, Contracts and Real Estate Law for Indiana

Q: Was living in the house rent free so people wouldn't destroy it house was sold without my knowledge

Buyer asked me move right away how much time does he have to give me

1 Lawyer Answer

A: Whatever "free rent" agreement you had with the seller disappeared the instant the buyer acquired the house. So as far as the buyer is concerned you have no legal right to remain in the house; this also means the new owner has no obligation to give you any time to get out. Your best bet is to be cordial and helpful to the new owner while you are in this very delicate position. Otherwise you may soon see flashing lights in the night.

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