My question involves landlord-tenant law in the State of: Indiana.
I recently signed a sublease, my mother signed the guarantor form, she paid the 300 dollar deposit.
I signed the sublease packet, BUT my sublessor has told me she will unable to move out on Monday- even though that is when my lease begins, and she cannot move out until Tuesday.
Section of sublease states:
FAILURE TO OCCUPY PREMISES- If, for any reason, except for delay caused by construction, the holding over
of a prior resident, or disapproval of the rental application, the undersigned does not take occupancy of the Premises as
provided for in the Lease, the Security Deposit shall be retained by owner as liquidated damages for its time and
This means I can have my deposit returned to me, and break the sublease correct? I do not want to do business with this woman anymore.