Q: Hello!! If my tenant moved out early, am I still entitled to last month's rent?
My tenant signed a lease until January 14, 2023, but she moved out on December 31, 2022. She paid first and last month's rent, plus a security deposit when she moved in. Is she entitled to any money back since she didn't live there in January?
A: You are entitled to rent through the term of the lease, unless the lease states otherwise. Leaving early is typically considered abandonment.
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