She is upset that we hung things on the wall and now have made holes. If she says lease is void can we walk away?
There's absolutely no way to tell for sure here on line, as we have no way to review it; but if someone (sister or landlord) signed it, it's not at all likely such a lease would be "void." There's no way putting nail holes in a lease can "void" a lease, and if she is claiming it's "void" be cause she (and not the landlord) signed it; the reality is, such a "lease" isn't likely to be considered "void" (although you might not have the right to stay); instead, it is more likely it would be considered a valid, enforceable contract, and if so (i.e., and you weren't permitted to stay, despite her promises therein) SHE would be in BREACH; and you could possibly sue HER for that breach (and perhaps fraud as well). Consult a good local tenants lawyer ASAP.
Hope this helps.
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