My ex is refusing to move out and now is starting to make my life miserable. She pushes me to the point where I am scared of what I might do, and will antagonize me telling me she's not scared, she'll call the cops. I need her to move out and move on. How can I do this? The mortgage is in... Read more »
If she is an ex-wife, and you now are the sole owner of the house from the divorce, then you can file with the domestic relations court to get an order for her to leave, or you can file an eviction. If you were not married, and her name is not on the deed, then you must evict her. Use the Find a...Read more »
He has a copy of the will leaving the home to him. Can we use that to start the eviction process on the tenants? They are nice ppl and have lived there a few years. We gave them 3 mths but at the end of the 3 mths we dont want to have to wait another couple mths to evict if they dont move. We are... Read more »
It's easy to transfer the property out of the decedent's name and into the names of the heirs. Then, you won't have any issues with the probate court when you file eviction. Generally, unless a will says otherwise, an administrator (executor) needs special permission from the court...Read more »
If someone put a whole years rent payment on a house they want to rent, and something comes up to where they can't live in the house because something came up, will they be able to get the money back? They just got the keys not even a week ago and haven't even moved anything in yet.
If a written lease was fully signed, and it is a contract for the full year that they paid, then they would have to negotiate with landlord. If tenants choose not to move in and live there, that is their choice. Landlord does not have to return their rent payment. But tenants can use the Find a...Read more »
I've been renting at the same place for 7 years. There are now new owners who want to do walkthroughs while I'm still residing there. They raised my rent by $250 and want $1000 security deposit. They have now issued a 30 day notice to vacate. It's so unfair because I have nowhere to... Read more »
Look to the politicians you vote for. They are the ones that create the laws. If you are renting and the owner chooses to terminate the lease, you need to go. For assistance in finding a new place you can always hire a realtor.
We are closing on our new home and the seller has her daughter living there on a month to month lease. She gave her a 30 day notice to vacate On March 2 and again on April 1st. The contract is signed by both the seller and us that we take possession 5 days after close. If the daughter has not... Read more »
If the month to month lease was recorded you would have constructive notice of the lease. As it is, you have actual knowledge that a month to month lease existed, and was terminated by giving a thirty (30) day notice of cancellation on March 2, 2021. As of April 1, 2021, the tenant no longer has...Read more »
New owners bought the building that I live in. My lease is up in May but I was told we won't resign until they have made all repairs to building which mostly include cosmetic. Painting, putting in new lights(when old ones worked fine) remodeling the lobby. She told me that after they complete... Read more »
Unless local ordinance limits rent increases, or unless the lease has a renewal feature that specifies the renewal rent, then landlord can increase the rent at the expiration of the current lease, in whatever amount landlord chooses. If tenant does not agree to the new lease at the higher rent,...Read more »
I have a buyer for my rental property. The Tenants are on a month to month lease. We have given the tenants 60 days notice but they are unable to find a new rental. They are expressing that they plan to use the moratorium and not leave. The buyer wants to close and we need to have access to the... Read more »
You can file an eviction for termination of the monthly lease, but it is up to the court to determine if tenants are protected by the moratorium. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local real estate attorney to advise you.
He does not have the right to disturb your occupancy with that kind of work. You can refuse access. But that might lead to trouble with him. If he tries to enter, you can refuse and can call the police. Tell him that. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local real estate attorney to deal...Read more »
If a lease is month to month, and tenant had no right of renewal, or failed to renew, then either landlord or tenant can terminate the tenancy by giving 30 days advance written notice of lease termination. Landlord was not required to tell tenant of sale. New owner can terminate the lease. If...Read more »
I have a buyer for my rental property. We have given the tenants 60 days notice but they are unable to find a new rental. They are expressing that they plan to use the moratorium and not leave. The buyer wants to close and we need to have access to the property to update it. Can I still evict?
Our 1 year lease is up in October 2021. Due to some unforseen family issues we need to terminate our lease early. I texted the manager, explained the situation and asked her our options. She didn't respond so I texted her again and asked her if she would direct me to someone I could talk to... Read more »
Landlord is under no obligation to allow an early termination or to talk to tenant about it. Nothing stops a tenant from moving out, but landlord can then sue tenant for lost rent through the end of the lease term, minus any rent collected from a new tenant.
You can start paying your rent into escrow on time each month with your local court. Check the court web site for the court escrow process. But landlord could choose not to renew your lease when it expires. Or you could call a repair service and find out what is wrong and the cost to fix it,...Read more »
The land lords children inherited the house I leased and want to sell it. Their attorney sent a letter stating I had to move. I have never been late on my rent and keep the inside and outside of house very nice.
It depends on the terms of the lease. The lease is still good, but it may include provisions about early termination of the agreement. If you're unclear about your rights under the contract you may want to sit down with an attorney to go over with you in detail.
Landlord started eviction, they want or need it empty. They have made me an offer and want me to sign a contract. I signed cdc form, and it's a pretty nice offer I also do not want to be out on the streets should I callawyer
You'll have to retain a local attorney to review what landlord has asked you to sign, along with all the other circumstances, so the attorney can advise you. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local attorney.
He got this eviction in 2016 and didn't know he had it until we went to get an apartment. His landlord and him had spoken about him being gone by the end of the month and his landlord had asked that he leave some furniture to off set the rent. My boyfriend left the apartment(he went to live... Read more »
The lease probably has expired and tenant is now month to month. To get tenant out legally, you'll need to follow a proper eviction process. Deliver a 30 day written termination notice today or tomorrow to the premises terminating the lease on April 30. Keep a copy of the written notice....Read more »
Nowhere on the lease does it say they might sell the home. He said he would give her a good reference. Were in the middle of a pandemic. She can't find a home under stress and the landlord wants to start remodeling so he told her he really needs her to find a place. What are her rights
The landlord must honor the terms of the written lease until it expires. But when the lease term expires, if the tenant does not vacate, then the landlord can file for an eviction. If the lease has already expired, then the landlord can give 30 days written notice to terminate the lease at the...Read more »
Also the bailiff at the court whispered to me if I come tomorrow to put you out you will have to leave then. He said that's what was meant by the 30 days that he has up to 30 days to come and put me out. I am being bullied?
That is not a conflict of interest. A landlord can follow the proper eviction process to evict a tenant, even if the landlord works there. But if the judge was the landlord, the judge would not be able to hear that case.
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