owner asked tenant to vacate tenant agrees but has until the 1st of the mth owner changes locks on door without notice is this legal an wht actions can tenant take
Administrative Law Lawyer
This a lockout and can cause the ll big problems. Tenant has possession until they leave or the court orders them out.
Not legal if the tenant had a right to possess the property until some time AFTER the locks were changed. Possibly, if the tenant left apartment vacant, and left door unlocked, with a risk that someone may enter premises and cause damage... the landlord may have a defense that he was securing the premises, but sounds as if that's not the case. Good luck
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