Roanoke, VA asked in Landlord - Tenant for Virginia

Q: Can i have a tenant assessment removed from record?

The lawyers made an agreement( without my consent) and case was dismissed but still shows up on record keeping me from getting another place to rent Actually a Tenants Assertion...







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Maria T Patente
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  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Manassas, VA
  • Licensed in Virginia

A: Your terminology "tenant assessment" does not have meaning in Virginia. Do you mean an Unlawful Detainer? If you had an unlawful detainer that was dismissed, then you had a good outcome. You can file for expungement of a dismissed unlawful detainer 30 days after the date of dismissal.

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