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If my roommate is the leaseholder, how do I get my security deposit back?

Based upon what you have written, your landlord cannot legally keep ypur security deposit. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

What are a landlord's obligations regarding damage to a rental and the termination of a lease?

If your tenant's unit has not been impacted and there is no problem with …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

What to do if my landlord is accusing me of stealing furniture?

If the landlord had given you permission to dispose of furniture, then you  did …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

What to do about an unlawful commercial eviction and the police won't help me?

Under NY law, generally, a landlord is required to commence a nonpayment proceeding in …

Law Office Of Mark A. Siegel answered 7 years ago

How do I evict a roommate not on the lease?

If she was paying you rent, she was your subtenant (presumably on an oral, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago