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Rental Basics in Quincy : Real Estate Advice

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June Buerkle, Home Buyer in Chattanooga, TN
Thu Aug 11, 2016
June Buerkle answered:
What is your tax rate in MA?

In some areas of the country they have jacked property taxes so high that when you divide it by 12 it requires a high $ rent minimum just to cover taxes. This makes even the cardboard box apartments expensive. ... more
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Steve, Renter in Quincy, MA
Sat Oct 27, 2012
Steve answered:
"Verbally" probably isn't legal service of a Notice To Quit. Even without a lease, you are probably a Tenant At Will if you've been there with the landlord's permission for over 30 days, so 1 year probably establishes this. The landlord probably needs to win possession in court and have a constable do the final eviction, which happens after a trial in housing court. You having been rented an illegal apartment might actually entitle you to damages in housing court. Definitely consult an attorney familiar with housing law and read everything you can about tenant's rights. Good luck. ... more
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Costanza, Other/Just Looking in Boston, MA
Tue Dec 1, 2009
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