Archive for June, 2012

Landlord Blues

A few months ago, we had a bit of a struggle with our landlord. You see, the landlord decided they wanted to sell the house we are living in. We were past the renewal date on our lease, and as such, I insisted that we get to stay – totally within our contract rights, but not something the landlord wanted.

The last two months, our rent checks have mysteriously ‘not arrived’ at the landlord’s office. Hmm. Bit suspicious, given the timing, eh? It means we owe an extra $50 each time, for being late on the rent.

Anyhow, we’re going to start sending the rent checks via Certified Mail so that we have proof of mailing, but I’d really like to pull the landlord out into the open, you know? I want proof that we were cheated, in the hopes that we can do something about it. Anyone have any ideas?


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