My landlord is desperateky trying to evict menow has resorted to saying he is moving in here. What can he do is

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Customer: My landlord is desperateky trying to evict menow has resorted to saying he is moving in here. What can he do is everything still on hold due to covid
Answered by Debra in 1 hour 2 years ago
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Hello! My name is Debra (formerly known as Legal Ease). Thank you for your question. I'm reviewing it now, and will post back again shortly.

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I am sorry to hear this.

For the landlord to evict for personal use they have to provide 60 days notice and give you one month's free rent. They have to move in for one year after you move out.

And then if you don't move out they have to get an order for eviction. They cannot do that right now anyway.

But ultimately once things all re-open if you are not on a fixed term lease they can evict with 60 days notice for personal use.

Does that clarify the law?

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What happens if they dont move in
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They can get fined. You can get your moving costs paid for. You can get the difference in rent you are paying for a new comparable unit if it is higher for one full year.

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