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Tenant Bankruptcy Will Delay an Eviction Unlawful Detainer Case in Los Angeles

 

  Your tenant stops paying the rent. In response, you file an Unlawful Detainer case against the tenant. The tenant files an Answer. Right before trial, the tenant files for bankruptcy. Does this chain of events sound familiar? It is … Continue reading

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Tenant Bankruptcy Will Automatically Delay an Eviction Case

 

 Tenant bankruptcies will automatically delay an eviction case. It is one of the worst things that can happen for an honest landlord trying to recover possession of his property and possibly some unpaid rent. Tenant bankruptcies have severe consequences to … Continue reading

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Help! My Tenant Filed For Bankruptcy in California.

 

 In most scenarios, if your tenant files for bankruptcy before a judgment regarding possession of the property is entered, your eviction case is automatically delayed, and there’s very little that can be done about it. Basically, you as the landlord, … Continue reading

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Tenant Files for Bankruptcy in California – Obtaining Relief from the Automatic Stay

 

 Generally, a tenant bankruptcy results in an automatic delay in the California eviction process.  The landlord’s goal will be to minimize that delay and get the tenant out of the house as quickly as possible. When a tenant files for … Continue reading

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Tenant Bankruptcy Affecting The Eviction Process in California

 

 A tenant bankruptcy can change and delay the eviction process for the California landlord. A tenant’s bankruptcy does not by itself terminate the lease, even if the lease says so.  Any clause in the lease stating such is unenforceable.  In … Continue reading

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