You have to file a lawsuit seeking to evict them and have them pay the unpaid rent.
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The above answer is correct. You must file a lawsuit to evict the tenant. In Michigan, this is called a summary proceeding for the possession of land. You must file a complaint that complies with the format requirements established by the Michigan Rules of Court. You must also attach a copy of the lease and the 7 day notice to quit to the compliant.
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