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Conned by landlord for renting a house

Postby yong » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 12:58 pm

i gave a month deposit and a month rent as advance to rent a flat. Later landlord didnt give me the flat and not returning my money either.I cant go to small claim court and asked a lawer for legal advice. Lawer told,he can won the case easily and can get me a letter from court saying that this ladlord owes me money .But in the end if landlord says he doesnt have any money then we cant do anything except holding a piece of paper.

Any suggestions .....PLZ

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Thrash

Postby Guest » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 1:05 pm

My advise: THRASH your lawyer and get another one. He isn't doing his job.

:delete:

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Postby Wham » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 1:12 pm

Do you have any form of written receipt?

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Postby Strong Eagle » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 1:57 pm

Rent a thug to go "haggle" with the guy over getting your money back. :o

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Postby banana » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 2:00 pm

Which retard gives 2 months rent and not expect the key in exchange? There's a fine line between goodwill and stupidity my friend and you have just crossed it.

That said, your only hope is to leverage upon any evidence of the transaction (and I use this term VERY loosely) to persuade the landlord into reconsidering his position. An actual lawsuit is going to be more trouble than it's worth but can sometimes be a convincing stick to wave. You are obviously a walkover so getting someone to accompany you might turn the tide.
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Postby yong » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 2:51 pm

I have everything in written and have SMS's from ladlord mobile saying he will return me my money but he has been saying that for last few months but didnt return anything.

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Postby Guest » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 3:00 pm

Very common situation in SG, locals thinks all expats very rich. Last time I stayed extra 2 months because my landlord out of cash and can't return deposit back.

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Postby Vaucluse » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 3:08 pm

Anonymous wrote:Very common situation in SG, locals thinks all expats very rich. Last time I stayed extra 2 months because my landlord out of cash and can't return deposit back.



And you are an expat from where?
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'nuff said Image

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Bona fide?

Postby Guest » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 4:56 pm

vanclause

this chap ain't no expat from the way he writes his English, like banana said, he's just a walkover. :mad:

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Postby Guest » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 7:00 pm

chap you head. i'm expat, few years working here

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Re: Conned by landlord for renting a house

Postby Guest » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 7:37 pm

yong wrote:i gave a month deposit and a month rent as advance to rent a flat. Later landlord didnt give me the flat and not returning my money either.I cant go to small claim court and asked a lawer for legal advice. Lawer told,he can won the case easily and can get me a letter from court saying that this ladlord owes me money .But in the end if landlord says he doesnt have any money then we cant do anything except holding a piece of paper.

Any suggestions .....PLZ


ya cheap me head, it's chap your head ](*,) - not you head, dumbo.

And it's LAWYER, not lawer. And you you type your ' seems to be eaten by your keyboard.

Type less in order not to give yourself away, you fake expat. :delete:

No wonder your Landlord did what he did to you because you deserve where you are today. :evil:

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Postby Guest » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 7:42 pm

мудаков тут развелось дохрена, шибко вумными все чурбаны себя считают

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Postby riversandlakes » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 9:48 pm

i wanna join! :mad: :evil: :twisted: :P
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Postby banana » Thu, 01 Sep 2005 11:58 pm

:lol:

Malaysians are the funniest b*stards by far.
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Postby Vodkashot » Fri, 02 Sep 2005 1:27 am

Anonymous wrote:мудаков тут развелось дохрена, шибко вумными все чурбаны себя считают


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