eviction

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eviction

Removal of a tenant from property. Eviction may be lawful, pursuant to authorization contained in the lease; it may be warranted by breaches on the part of the tenant, such as nonpayment of rent, or by other factors such as expiration of the lease by its own terms. Unlawful eviction normally will give the tenant a right to damages and in appropriate cases a right to be restored to possession of the property. Also see constructive eviction.
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Moreover, prior to Yolly's filing of the unlawful detainer case, Ed had already instituted actions for nullification of the Deed and falsification of public documents.
Thus, it is the nature of defendant's entry into the land which determines the cause of action, whether it is forcible entry or unlawful detainer.
Under the current operation of law, a resident whose lease has expired, or who has stopped paying rent, ultimately becomes the subject of eviction proceedings, also called unlawful detainer actions.
Once a three-day notice has been served and the three days pass without payment of the full amount owed, you are entitled to file an unlawful detainer (i.
Of course, you must use your judgement, but a good general rule for repeating late payers is to serve a notice of unlawful detainer at the end of the first month and move to evict.
Q: Can Krisyl sue Harly for unlawful detainer even if she is not the registered owner of the land?
The brother brought an unlawful detainer following a six-month period during which the client was unable to work for health reasons and could not make the full payments.