Cookeville, TN asked in Landlord - Tenant for Tennessee

Q: How can I be evicted during corona virus?

We got behind on our bills and was living in a Habitat for humanity home for right at 5 years. We managed to get caught up and it was a huge relief all that the attorney told us was to make sure to pay on time from now on. And me thinking all was well I quit worrying about it next thing I knew was were evicted during the corona virus it's destroyed my life broke up my family and I'm trying to sue them for it.... our bills were paid am I wasting my time or have I got a case? I never signed nothing they wanted me to sign

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
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  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Only Detainer Warrants that involved real property subject to Government Guaranteed Deeds of Trust were prohibited for the past year. It appears you were a month to month renter.

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