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I have a tenant who is claiming my husband is racism and is

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hi, i have a tenant who is claiming my husband is racism and is refusing to pay the rent now because of a remark my husband made to the driver who was blocking the driveway 5 different times. He said out of anger and not to the tenant.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: US Law
Expert:  hhlaw replied 1 year ago.

Hi, thanks for your question. Just a bit more information required to fully assist you:

-is there tenancy agreement in writing?

-if so is it a fixed term, how long and has it expired?

-is rent due to be paid monthly?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
tenancy agreement is in writing and is a month to month. Rent is due 1st of every month which includes heat, and electric and cable for $810.00 a month. She owes as of 6/18/16 $950.00 still and she told me last night that she was not going to pay because of what my husband said. She has been late every month and I gave her chances to make up which she did in the next month. Her boyfriend who is making the issue is not on the rent agreement.
Expert:  hhlaw replied 1 year ago.

Sorry, I have just realised this is a US matter and has incorrectly been allocated to the UK team. I will opt-out an allow a US colleague to assist.

Expert:  Nicola-mod replied 1 year ago.
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