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What are the rules of the eviction process?

Pesky tenants who don’t pay their rent or who don’t treat the landlord’s property with anything resembling respect are not as easily gotten rid of as calling the exterminator to eliminate six-legged creatures. In most states, the landlord first has to send the undesirable tenant a formal letter of notification that spells out what the problem is — whether the tenant is behind in paying the rent or whether he’s otherwise violating the terms of the lease (destroying property or making too much noise, etc.). The tenant is given the choice of shaping up or shipping out, or eviction proceedings will be started. Continue reading