Q: how to evict a family member who was only supposed to stay free for a couple nights and didnt leave?
my cousin asked for a place to stay, and he lost his job now hes staying here not paying rent although there is no rent agreement he was just supposed to stay a couple days and leave he kept procrastinating till he got mail here now hes using squatters rights on us so he dosent have to leave, how can evict him if this isnt a rental property, he said i couldnt due to corona but someone i know said we could cause its not a rental, please help us evict these bums!
A: If you own the property, you can evict any occupant by following the proper eviction process. Check your local court for the notice and other forms to file for an eviction, or use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local real estate attorney to assist you, because you want to do it right the first time. Even then, the eviction process can take several weeks to get him out.
A: No good deed goes unpunished. You can evict him. Some courts have pretty good information for do-it-yourselfers...or you can get an attorney to make sure it's done as quickly as possible.
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