google bot detected Unlawful Detainer | Real Estate Glossary |

Unlawful Detainer

Definition of "Unlawful detainer"

Linda Quist
  Worldwide Realty

Illegally keeping or holding on to someone else's property. An example is a tenant staying in the apartment after the lease has expired. A court order may be sought to evict the tenant.

Related Real Estate Glossary terms

Related Real Estate FAQ