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Asked on: 6/15/13, 9:14 pm

Landlord discarded my property (electronics) the day I turned in my key. I called hours after leaving and requested they hold it, but they claim maintenance threw it out. Any recourse?

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Answered on: 7/01/13, 10:58 am by Brian Rosales

The landlord cannot immediatley dispose of personal property upon a tenant's move out. You can sue him for the value of the property.


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