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Robert Raymond Colbert

Robert Colbert’s Legal Guides

5 total

  • Caring for personal property abandoned by a tenant (Washington)

    This guide discusses the rules for handling personal property abandoned by a tenant in the leased premises.

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  • Residential Unlawful Detainer Actions (Washington)

    An unlawful detainer action is necessary after a landlord has properly served a tenant with a pre-eviction notice and the tenant has failed or refused to vacate the premises.

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  • Terminate a Landlord Tenant Relationship for Failure to Comply with Lease Agreement (Washington)

    If the tenant is violating the lease agreement but is current on their rent a landlord can terminate the relationship with a 10-day notice to comply or vacate. Terminating the relationship in this manner is the first step in evicting a tenant who is not complying with the lease or rental agreement.

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  • Terminate a Landlord Tenant Relationship When Tenant is Current with Rent (Washington)

    Sometimes a landlord simply wishes to terminate the landlord tenant relationship although the tenant is current on their rent. A 20-day notice to vacate is used to terminate the relationship and does not require listing the reason for termination.

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  • Terminate a Landlord Tenant Relationship for Failure To Pay Rent (Washington)

    The first step to evict a tenant is to formally terminate their tenancy. If they have not paid their rent you can terminate their tenant status by delivering to them a three-day notice to pay rent or vacate. This legal guide will describe in detail how to prepare and deliver that notice.

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