No. of Recommendations: 3
What actual damages will you have incurred? You are taking the Security Deposit for November's rent. You hope to have it rented in 2-3 weeks. I see no damages.

Question: Does your rental agreement allow you to take the security deposit for rent? You stated he left the unit in immaculate condition.

Yes, he violated the terms of the contract. But, in this state, if you suffer no monetary damages, there is no foundation for litigation.

Yes, you can still report him, through the various sites, i.e.,, etc. If you are a member of one of the credit bureaus, you can report him there for breach of contract.

Print the post  


What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.