My aunt recently became disabled, she was my moms care taker for many years and my mom just passed away , so the housing unit they live in wants to evict my aunt since my mom isnt here but since she has no income now and has to wait for SSI to come thru she hasn't been able to find a place. All rent has been paid, we even offered to pay further rent so we have time to get my moms stuff out and my aunt a place to stay but they are not allowing it. My mom and aunt have lived here for 30yrs so theres alot to pack not to mention get rid of and I'm doing this alone on top of working 2 jobs but they dont care.
Have they taken rent from your aunt? If so, she is a tenant and they must treat her as such, including following normal landlord-tenant eviction procedures. This will not stop them from terminating the tenancy, but it would set a time frame from how long your aunt has to move. If she is physically disabled you could also request a reasonable accommodation under the Fair Housing Act, seeking more time (perhaps a month or so) to move provided the rent remains paid up.
If they have not taken rent from your aunt, her situation is unclear. The lengthy caregiver occupation may entitle her to some rights similar to a tenant's but I am not confident in that. It would be worth it to make the reasonable accommodation request anyway.
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