New management company bought the property from former landlord. They sent a letter stating that I could stay if I paid the higher amount of rent they wanted (they doubled my rent) and if I stayed then my first payment would be due on the 3rd of the next month, but that I'd have to be somewhere else while they renovate. Right behind that letter was a '3 days to pay or vacate' letter which was left blank where it normally shows the back rent I owe (I didn't owe anything). After this, we told them we didn't owe anything and they filed for eviction. Their reason: Holding Over. They state that I was living there unlawfully because the lease agreement had expired. This is incorrect because technically, I didn't have a lease agreement with them. They had literally just purchased the property. It's very apparent that they don't want me living there. They didn't give a notice of eviction or anything like that. They didn't go through the process correctly or even care to give us the proper 30 days to vacate.
If the eviction is already on your record and over then there really isnt anything you can do unless you did not know about the case at all, which then you could seek a bill of review. If you are in the middle of the case then you need to seek an attorney to review the documents and lease and defend you in the eviction.
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