Definition of "Unlawful detainer"

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Carmela Benavidez, Real Estate Agent Isbell Properties

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.

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