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Beg, Borrow, Steal Get an Attorney for Court

July 31, 2009


Beg, Borrow, or steal but whatever you do make sure you have an attorney if you need to go to court.  I went to Small Claims Court to get my money back from my old ex-landlord and lost even after the law and many attorneys that I have talked to stated that it was an open […]

More lies from Judges when it comes to Landlord/Tenant Laws

July 29, 2009


On July 1, 2009 I went to court to get my Security Deposit Money back from my ex-landlord.  I gave the Security Deposit Money back in 2004 and additional $200.00 more in June of 2006 because of an apartment change.  I moved out in October of 2007 and now it July 29, 2009 four weeks after […]

Guidelines for Security Deposit Charges

July 17, 2009


Chart: Cleaning and Repairs a Landlord Can Deduct From a Security Deposit Landlords are permitted to deduct from security deposits for damage or excessive filth, but not for ordinary wear and tear. Typically, landlords may charge tenants for any cleaning or repairs necessary to restore the rental unit to its condition at the beginning of […]

After 1 1/2 Years still waiting for my deposit

July 15, 2009


After a year and a half I am still waiting for my Security Deposit Money back according to Florida Statute 83.49.  On July 1, 2009 I went to court finally to get my Security Deposit which was required by law to be returned and was not. I left the apartment on October 15, 2007 and here […]