Is it legal to only give me a 5 day quit and leave as notification they are demolishing the home I rent?

Asked about 1 year ago - Broken Arrow, OK

I'm behind in rent and expected a eviction notice. But on the 12th my landlord posted a 5 day quit and leave. And on the same notice it stated that demolition was scheduled for the 17th. I thought in oklahoma they had to go through with the eviction process. Is this not true?

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  1. Peter J Weinman


    Contributor Level 17


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . Depends. Why is the house being demolished, and by who's order?
    if more notice is not possible, what should landlord so?

    NOTE: (1) I may be guessing and/or not even licensed in your state; (2) We have not established an attorney-client... more
  2. Cheryl Rivera Smith

    Contributor Level 20


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . If the demolition order came from the city, then the landlord has no control over that.

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