Cookeville, TN asked in Landlord - Tenant for Tennessee

Q: A renter that put a camper on my property.Rent and electric hasn't been pd since 4/01/18. As of 6/02/21. Total $4,374

I considered it abandonment. I posted the information to contact me. Nothing. They pulled a mattress and boxes if other junk out and left it in the rain. They also left the door open with the key in it. I locked it and a month later I put their stuff in storage. Now they're threatening to have me arrested for thieft. What can I do? I need help.

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Denania Galloway
Denania Galloway
  • Memphis, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: I would suggest providing them with the belongings you put in storage. As far as the abandonment issue goes, I would need more information before I can advise.

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