What in the world should I do????
2 attorney answers
I'm sorry you are experiencing this.
You should be able to serve the owner with process by using the procedures laid out in Civil Code Section 1962 and following.
Or, if you are sued for the $5k, you should be able to cross-complain, and serve the cross-complaint by mail.
You should contact a local real estate lawyer. Use the Find a lawyer tab at the top of the page.
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