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What is the statute of limitations to sue a landlord for a security deposit in Philadelphia, PA?

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I left my house in Philly in the summer of 2009 to move to Baltimore for graduate school. I never received my security deposit from my landlord, even after sending numerous certified letters to her house and office (which she refused to sign for). Anyways, I would really like to pursue this matter but I don't know how much time I have left to do so. The landlord also lives in New York if that matters.

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It appears that you may still have time left to file suit for the return of your security deposit. However, I need to know more information. Landlords have a tendency to settle out of Court In these situations when an attorney gets involved to avoid steep penalties. Please contact me for your free consultation.

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