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Can I find and collect rent from a foreigner who is somewhere in the U.S. on a student visa?

New York, NY |

The foreigner has a SSN, but I don't know the number.

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  1. Not an immigration question ... and very, very difficult to do.

    IMMIGRATION LAW PROFESSOR for 10 years -- LEGAL DISCLAIMER: This answer is offered for informational purposes only. It does not constitute an attorney-client relationship.


  2. Not an immigration question. Post on landlord tenant page.
    I can tell you that a persons immigration status has no bearing on a lawsuit to collect rent.

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